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24-September-2014
24-September-2014

Photographs supplied by John Huth
A plaque commemorates Allan Cunningham, who explored 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:Exploration
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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