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31-December-2017
31-December-2017
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The plaque commemorates Francis Mary Ridler who was an honorary life member of the Queensland Women`s Historical Association.

Location

Address:Church Road, St Matthew`s Anglican Church, Mitchelton, 4053
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.409038
Long: 152.967892
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 24th September, 1961
Front Inscription

The Queensland Women`s Historical Association Affixed This Plaque 24th Sept. 1961 In Memory Of  Francis Mary Ridler, Hon Life Member,  Who Died 9th Sept. 1959, Aged 97. She Remembered The Setting Of  The Foundation Stone Of This Church By Queensland`s First Governor, Sir George Ferguson Bowen, On 23rd Sept. 1867.Her Parents, John And Mary Nicholson Helped To Build It. This Suburb Was Named After  Groveley Wood In The Village Of  Barford St Martin, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, From Whence They Came.

 

Source: MA
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