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14-May-2018
14-May-2018
Photographs supplied by Craig Tilley

The topograph at Mount Zero commemorates Major Mitchell's climbing and naming of the mountain during his exploration in 1836.

Note:  A topograph is a monument erected in a high place, such as a hilltop, indicating the direction and distance of notable landscape features which can be seen with the naked eye from that point.
 

Location

Address:Mount Zero Road, Grampians National Park, Mount Zero, 3401
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.885833
Long: 142.369444
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Exploration
Actual Event STart Date:20-July-1836
Actual Event End Date:20-July-1836
Link:http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/

Dedication

Front Inscription

Major Thomas Mitchell who discovered this `remarkable cone` climbed Mount Zero on 20th July, 1836

Source: MA,VHD
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