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Plaque commemorates explorer David Lindsay.
In 1885-86 Lindsay surveyed the country between the overland telegraph line and the Queensland border, explored the MacDonnell Ranges, made a brief foray into the Simpson Desert, and spent six months in the country between Lake Nash and Powell's Creek.
|Address:||Lake Tamblyn, Knoll Track, Simpson Desert, Oodnadatta, 5734|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -26.050278|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 5th August, 1972|
Surveyor and Explorer David Lindsay Passed this Point 11-1-1886 While on a traverse from Dalhousie Station (SA) to Queensland Border. Simpson Desert by a white man Erected 5-8-72