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Hitching post at the Marine Hotel, preserved and dedicated by the United Licensed Victuallers Association, and used by Adam Lindsay Gordon when he lived at Brighton
|Address:||215 New Street, Marine Hotel, Brighton, 3186|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.913267|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1869|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1870|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 20th October, 1945|
Adam Lindsay Gordon, poet and horseman, tethered his horse to this hitching post during his residence in Brighton, 1869-70. `A shining soul with syllables of fire who sang the first great songs this land can claim` (Kendall).
Preserved and dedicated to his memory by the United Licensed Victuallers Association 20 October 1945