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A fountain was presented by the South Australian Association of The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire to commemorate the bicentenary of the European settlement of Australia.  The plaque associated with the fountain was relocated to the Pathway of Honour in December 2003 on the 25th anniversary of the formation of the Association. 


Address:King William Road & Victoria Drive, Pathway of Honour, Adelaide, 5000
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.918871
Long: 138.600541
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Actual Event STart Date:26-January-1788
Actual Event End Date:26-January-1988


Front Inscription

Plaque :

The Drinking Fountain Situated Near The
State War Memorial In North Terrace, Adelaide
Was Presented To The City Of Adelaide By The
South Australian Association Of
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
In 1988 To Mark Australia`s Bicentenary

"Some There May Be Who Have No Memorial"

Plaque :

The Plaque Commemorating This
Event Was Re-Located To This Site And
Unveiled By
Her Excellency Marjorie Jackson-Nelson, AC, CVO, MBE
Governor Of South Australia
On 4 December 2003
To Mark The 25th Anniversary Of The
Formation Of The Association

Source: MA
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