www.monumentaustralia.org.au

John DoggettPrint Page Print this page

11-January-2014
11-January-2014

Photographs supplied by John Huth

A park commemorates John Doggett for his community service on Progress and Parents and Friends Associations.

Location

Address:Hamilton Street, John Doggett Park, Hobart, 7000
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.877269
Long: 147.313275
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
View Google Map

Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Front Inscription

This playground was named after John D. Doggett, M.B.E., J.P., as a tribute to his long and active commuity service as a membr of Progress and Parents and Friend Associations.  He was particularly involved in the development of reserves and playground areas.

Died 9 June 1987 in his 98th year.

Plaque :

This plaque was erected by the Hobart City Council to commemorate the opening of this park October 1981

Alderman D. R. Plaister, M.B.E.  Lord Mayor

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
Proudly sponsored by UBC Web Design