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Highway Highpoint
Highway Highpoint
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

Monument marker indicates the highest point of the Stuart Highway between Adelaide and Darwin.

Location

Address:Stuart Highway, 20kms North, Alice Springs, 0870
State:NT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -23.524953
Long: 133.86037
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1962
Front Inscription
THIS CAIRN MARKS THE HIGHEST
POINT ON THE MAIN ROUTE
BETWEEN ADELAIDE AND DARWIN
AS DETERMINED BY THE LANDS
AND SURVEY BRANCH NORTHERN
TERRITORY ADMINISTRATION
— MILLER SURVEYOR GENERAL N.Y.
ERECTED 1962 BY A.M.SAHARTY

 
Source: MA
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