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Captain James Cook
Captain James Cook

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Monument and park dedicated to Captain Cook who sailed past Moreton Island in the Endeavour in May 1770.

Location

Address:Prince Edward Parade, Captain Cook Park, Redcliffe, 4020
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.223889
Long: 153.114722
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Discovery
Actual Event STart Date:17-May-1770
Actual Event End Date:17-May-1770

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:May-1970
Front Inscription

   CAPTAIN COOK PARK
    Dedicated in honour of
CAPTAIN JAMES COOK RN
Who Sailed Past Moreton Island
               In The
          ENDEAVOUR
On The 17th May 1770 
This Memorial Unveiled By
His Worship The Mayor
     ALD.C.E KROLL
         MAY 1970

Source: MA
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