James (Tally-Ho) TaylorPrint Page
Commemorates James (Tally-Ho) Taylor, bugler to Major Mitchell`s exploration party who drowned here in 1836 while seeking a suitable crossing to this "Swampy River" on Major Mitchell's voyage of exploration.
|Address:||Lakeview Close, Benalla, 3672|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.54894|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-October-1836|
|Actual Event End Date:||13-October-1836|
|Monument Manufacturer:||Benalla and District Historical Society|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1936|
In memory of James (Tally Ho) Taylor, bugler to Major Thomas Livingston Mitchell`s exploration party who was drowned here whilst seeking a suitable crossing of the `Swampy River`on 13th October 1836". Erected by Benalla and District Historical Society