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Swiss and Italian Pioneers : 08-June-2013
Swiss and Italian Pioneers : 08-June-2013
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

Commemorates the Swiss and Italian settlers of the area, many of whom came as miners but later started businesses and farms.

Location

Address:Vincent Street, Town Hall, Daylesford, 3460
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.34301
Long: 144.142264
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription

This tablet commemorates the Swiss and Italian-speaking pioneers who came to the Daylesford district during the gold rush in the 1850s and who later took up farming or business here

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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