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18-August-2017
18-August-2017

Photographs supplied by Neil Follett

A picnic shelter with stone from the old 1860 Plenty River bridge commemorates the Plenty River pioneers.

Location

Address:St Helena Road & Main Street, Pioneer Reserve, Greensborough, 3088
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.700262
Long: 145.107931
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 26th November, 1978
Front Inscription

PIONEER RESERVE
PICNIC SHELTER

This Shelter Is A Tribute To The District`s
Pioneers And Was Built As A Joint Project
By The Shire Of Diamond Valley And The
Nillumbik Historical Society.

The Bluestone Was Recovered From The
Southern Arch Of Greensborough`s
First Plenty River Bridge Built In 1860
Adjacent To This Site.
Opened By The Shire President
Councillor Michael Chick

26th November, 1978.

Source: MA,VMR
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