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Sighting of Mount Gambier, Mount Schank, Cape Northumberland and Cape BanksPrint Page Print this page

Sighting monument : 30-November-2012
Sighting monument : 30-November-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A memorial commemorates the bicentenary of the sighting and naming of Mount Gambier, Mount Schank, Cape Northumberland and Cape Banks in 1800 by Lieutenant James Grant.

Location

Address:Laslett Road, Mount Schank, 5291
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.940858
Long: 140.764164
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Actual Event STart Date:3-December-1800
Actual Event End Date:3-December-1800

Dedication

Front Inscription

In commemoration of the bicentenary of the sighting and naming of Mount Gambier, Mount Schan[c]k, Cape Northumberland and Cape Banks on December 3rd, 1800 by Lieutenant James Grant commanding HMS Lady Nelson

 

Source: MA
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