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17-November-2015
17-November-2015

Photographs supplied by John Huth

A monument commemorates the pioneers of the Renmark Paringa District.

 

Location

Address:Murray Avenue, Renmark, 5341
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.174465
Long: 140.751363
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

A tribute to honour the Renmark Paringa District pioneers and their families whose courage and strength laid the foundation for a prosperous way of life which will always remain an inspiration to those who came after.

"Water into gold"

Right Side Inscription

In recognition of the 243 original settlers involved in the initial settlement of Lyrup on 22 February, 1894 during times of hardship.

Lyrup was one of the 11 River Murray communal settlements and still remains Australia`s only village settlement.

Lyrup Village 1894

Source: MA
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