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1924 : State Library of Victoria : H8366
1924 : State Library of Victoria : H8366

A monument over the grave commemorates John Batman.

This column also has tablets commemorating William Lonsdale and Charles Joseph La Trobe, Superintendent and first Lieutenant Governor of Victoria.

Tall granite column marking the grave of John Batman. The new memorial tomb dedicated to the memory of John Batman was unveiled on the 27th January 1924 by Master Lesley Batman Weire a great great grandson of John Batman. The tomb is a replica of the memorial in Batman Avenue and is set with four inscribed panels. It was erected at a cost of £350. The Argus, 28th January 1924.


Address:1187 Sydney Road, Old Pioneers Section, Fawkner Memorial Park, Fawkner, 3060
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.713556
Long: 144.960147
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
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