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18-October-2015
18-October-2015

Photographs supplied by Bryan Hardy

An obelisk erected by the North Road Board commemorates the early pioneers of the wheat belt. 

The reserve was donated to the Board by Mr. H.Hitchcock and unveiled by the Governor Sir William Campion. 

Location

Address:Southern Brook & Habgood Roads, Centenary Hill Reserve , Northam , 6401
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.575278
Long: 116.740278
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 20th September, 1929
Front Inscription

     N. R. B.
This Centenary View
Reserve And Obelisk
Was Dedicated To The
Memory Of The Early
Pioneers Of The Wheat
       Belt,
         By
His Excellency
Sir Wm. Campion
    K.C.M.G.
Centenary Year 1929

Inscription in Proximity

CENTENARY HILL 
          VIEW

In Memory Of The Early Pioneers

Centenary Year 1929

Source: MA
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