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F. M. Claxton Memorial : 07-December-2011
F. M. Claxton Memorial : 07-December-2011

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Graeme Saunders

The Claxton Memorial Fountain was erected at the main entrance to the fernery in 1890 by public subscription.

It is a tribute to Frederick Moses Claxton, Councillor and Mayor of Ballarat (1872-1877), who was devoted to beautifying the Lake and Gardens.

Location

Address:Wendouree Parade, Botanical Gardens, Ballarat, 3350
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.546492
Long: 143.822494
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Colonial

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1890
Source: MA
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