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Tombstone erected by fellow employees and friends in memory of William Robertson, gripman, who died on the 14th January 1897. 

Note :The profession of 'gripman' referred to on the tombstone was that of the man who operated the 'grip' on a cable tram which gripped the moving cable running underneath the street.

Location

Address:College Crescent, Melbourne General Cemetery, Parkville, 3052
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.791811
Long: 144.961975
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community
Actual Event STart Date:1862
Actual Event End Date:1897
Source: MA
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