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British Proclamation : 08-June-2012
British Proclamation : 08-June-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Commemorates the proclamation of the area as a British possession.

Location

Address:Rhyll-Newhaven Road, Rhyll, 3923
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.463981
Long: 145.299403
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Actual Event STart Date:03-December-1826
Actual Event End Date:03-December-1826

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:1972
Front Inscription

On this hill Captain Wetherall and Captain Wright proclaimed Phillip Island a British possession in the name of the Crown December 3rd 1826

Erected by the Phillip Island and District Historical Society 1973

Source: MA
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