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17-November-2015
17-November-2015

Photographs supplied by John Huth

A water pump commemorates the 75th anniversary of the foundation of Renmark.

 

Location

Address:Murray Avenue, Renmark, 5341
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.173351
Long: 140.750211
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Technology
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Actual Event STart Date:14-February-1887
Approx. Event Start Date:
Actual Event End Date:14-February-1962

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Wednesday 14th February, 1962
Front Inscription

This is one of the Chaffey Brothers`original pumps which has been erected to commemorate the seventy fifth anniversary of Renmark, Australia`s first irrigation settlement, which was founded on February 14th 1887

Unveiled by the Hon. A. R. Downer MHR Minister for Immigration on February 14th 1962

Source: MA
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