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24-September-2014
24-September-2014

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A plaque commemorates Allan Cunningham, who discovered the Darling Downs in June 1827.

Location

Address:King Street, Shire Offices, Clifton, 4680
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.928895
Long: 151.905927
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Approx. Event Start Date:June-1827

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 20th September, 1941
Front Inscription

To Perpetuate The Memory Of
Allan Cunningham Discoverer
Of Darling Downs June 1827.
Patrick Leslie & Associates,
Founders Of First Settlement
         June 1840

This Stone Was Unveiled By
Councillor James Meara,
Chairman Clifton Shire Council
On 20th September 1941

Source: MA
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