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Memorial Tablet erected during the centenary celebrations in 1936 in memory of the pioneers of Bunbury and to the efforts of Archdeacon Wollaston who was responsible for the building of the church in 1842. 

St Mark`s is one of the earliest churches built in WA. 

The first of the functions in connection with Bunbury's Centenary celebrations, which will extend right through to Easter, will take place next Sunday when thanksgiving services will be held in the various churches. Next Sunday will also be marked by the unveiling of a tablet to the memory of Rev. J. R. Wollaston, M.A., and the old pioneers buried in the churchyard of the Picton Church, which was built in 1842.
Sunday Times (Perth) ,13th December 1936

Location

Address:Charterhouse Close & Flynn Street, St Mark`s Anglican Church, East Bunbury, 6230
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.344597
Long: 115.666286
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Link:http://www.heritage.gov.au/ahpi/

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 20th December, 1936
Source: AHPI, MA
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