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Captain James Cook : 13-March-2012
Captain James Cook : 13-March-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

The Cook Memorial is a replica of the one at Whitby, England and was donated by Mr. Andrew Stenhouse, a member of the St. Kilda Shore committee.

The memorial appears to have been the first major memorial to Captain James Cook in Victoria when it was erected in 1914

Location

Address:Fitzroy Street & Jacka Boulevarde, Catani Gardens, St Kilda, 3182
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.863953
Long: 144.971553
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 3rd December, 1914
Front Inscription

Captain Cook  H.M.S. Endeavour  August 26th 1768.

 Presented by Andrew Stenhouse 3rd December 1914

Back Inscription

Crew of H.M.S. Endeavour  [ Names ]

Source: MA,MED,VMR
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