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01-November-2015
01-November-2015

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A monument commemorates the pioneer farmers of Tinana.

Location

Address:Corbet Lane, Schultz Park, Tinana, 4650
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -25.550143
Long: 152.683653
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 18th April, 1993
Front Inscription

A tribute to the pioneer farmers of Tinana

They are our heritage

Maryborugh City Council 18 - 4- 1993

Left Side Inscription

C. W. Weber
1839 - 1910

Christian William Weber migrated to New South Wales from Germany in 1857 and moved to Maryborough soon after where he became one of the first cane farmers in Tinana.

He married Elizabeth Thurecht and they raisedd 12 children on their farm "Rosenberg" which was situated between here and Tinana Creek.

Source: MA
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