Lismore & District Pioneers CentenaryPrint Page
White marble tablet commemorates the centenary of settlement 1844-1944 and in honour of the district's pioneers.
On Friday Mrs Teresa M. E. Graves, of Monaltrie, grand-daughter of the first settler in Lismore (Mr. William Wilson), will unveil a tablet set in a column in the vestibule of the Council Chambers to commemorate the centenary of the town. After the unveiling, the tablet will be dedicated by Ven. Archdeacon Benyon. A copper box containing historical documents, photographs and records of Lismore will be set in the wall behind the tablet.
Tweed Daily (Murwillumbah, NSW), 19 October 1944.
|Address:||165 Moleswoth Street, Lismore Municipal Building, Lismore, 2480|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -28.810256|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1844|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1944|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Friday 20th October, 1944|
LISMORE and DISTRICT
CENTENARY of SETTLEMENT
1844 - 1944
This Memorial Was Unveiled By
On The 20th October In Honour Of
The District Pioneers.
Deposited within are historical records