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Memorial plaque erected at the gravesite in memory of Owen Roberts, the first person to die at Kalgoorlie.

Location

Address:Memorial Drive, Kalgoorlie Cemetery, Kalgoorlie, 6430
State:WA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.738374
Long: 121.453659
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Front Inscription
This Memorial Plaque was erected by
The Kalgoorlie-Boulder Cemetery Board
to mark the grave of
the first person to die at Kalgoorlie*
(* then known as Hannans)

OWEN ROBERTS
Died May 21, 1894

Buried in what was bush in those early days,
his remains were transferred here in 1896
following the appointment of the first Kalgoorlie Cemetery Board
                              2004 Heritage Walk Marker No 10
 
Source: MA
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