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Memorial bench commemorates topiarist Jack Cashion who started sculpting hedges around Oatlands in the 1960s.
Jack Cashion, who while working as a patrolman in the early 1960's on a stretch of the Midland (Heritage) Highway between Tunbridge and Oatlands, clipped a procession of topiary "rare birds and animals and other creations" along the side of the highway.
|Address:||High & Barrack Streets, Oatlands, 7120|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.298714|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
This seat is a tribute to Jack Cashion 1914 - 1987 from the community of Oatlands
During the 1960`s and 1970`s Jack established a trail of over 100 creative topiaries along the Old Midland Highway between Oatlands and Tunbridge.
Admired and enjoyed by travellers from all over the world, Jack`s remaining animals and other decorative shapes are a reminder of the past and an encouragement for the future