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01-July-2014
01-July-2014

Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown
A monument commemorates the settlement of the district in 1842 and the founding of the village with the construction of the railway line in 1876. It also pays tribute to the pioneering families. 

Location

Address:Olympic Highway & Layton Street, Illabo, 2590
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.814873
Long: 147.740212
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement

Dedication

Front Inscription

THIS COMMEMORATES THE SETTLEMENT OF THE DISTRICT FIRST RECORDED IN 1842 AND THE FOUNDING OF THE VILLAGE WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE RAILWAY LINE IN 1876

VALUABLE CONTRIBUTIONS HAVE BEEN MADE BY MANY PIONEERING FAMILIES  INCLUDING: 
                  (Names) 

TREES WERE PLANTED BY THE COMMUNITY IN 1984
 

Source: MA
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