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16-April-2014
16-April-2014

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A plaque commemorates the 100th anniversary of Perth. The plaque was unveiled at the Town Hall by the Governor, Sir William Campion of the 12th August 1929.

Location

Address:Barrack & Hay Streets, Perth Town Hall, Perth, 6000
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.954759
Long: 115.860301
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Actual Event STart Date:12-August-1829
Actual Event End Date:12-August-1929

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 12th August, 1929
Front Inscription

1829  1929

Centenary of the City

The city of Perth was founded on the 12th August, 1829 (the birthday of King George IV) by the felling of a tree on the allotment set apart for the military barracks, between the Town Hall and the Treasury building.

J. T. Franklin, C.M.G., M.L.C., J.P.  Mayor

W. E. Bold, J.P.  Town Clerk

Councillors 
[ Names ]

1829  1929

Source: MA
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