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Watsonville Pioneer Women
Watsonville Pioneer Women
Photographs supplied by Diane Watson

Plaque is dedicated to the pioneer women of Watsonville and Irvinebank.

Location

Address:Herberton-Petford Road, Watsonville, 4887
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -17.377222
Long: 145.3125
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 8th June, 1999
Front Inscription

THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED ON 8TH JUNE 1999, TO THE
PIONEER WOMEN OF THE WATSONVILLE IRVINEBANK AREA.

Tin Was Discovered In Watsonville In 1880, But There Was No
             Reliable Water Supply.

This Star Windmill Was Manufactured By Flint & Walling
Manufacturing Co Of Kendallville, Indiana USA Prior To 1915.
Originally Erected In Front Of The Irvinebank Post Office,
This Windmill Was Shifted To Watsonville Around 1930.

The Following Contributed To The Restoration Of The Windmill.
Dedicated Local Residents
Little Brothers & John McConaghie
Eacham Historical Society
Mareeba Shire Council

Source: MA
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