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A cairn commemorates the Chinese shepherds who were employed by early pastoralists in the district and it is erected to their memory and that of aborigines who lost their lives in encounters in the early settlement.
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|Address:||Christmas Creek Road, Christmas Creek , Beaudesert, 4285|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -28.195364|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1850|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1850|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1986|
Front InscriptionSource: MA
In memory of three Chinese also Aboriginals who lost their lives during the settlement of the district
Erected by the Beaudesert Historical Society 1986
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