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16-May-2015
16-May-2015

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A monument commemorates the 100th anniversary of the settlement of Townsville.

Location

Address:The Strand, McKinley Street Headland, Townsville, 4810
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -19.242096
Long: 146.80772
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1864
Approx. Event End Date:1964

Dedication

Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the one hundredth anniversary of settlement in Townsville, and honours the four whose exertions gave birth to our city.

Robert Towns
The man of enterprise

Andrew Ball and Mark Watt Reid
The explorers

John Melton Black
The pioneer

1864 - 1964

Source: MA
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