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A statue commemorates Sir Charles Lilley, Premier and Chief Justice of Queensland.
Sir Charles Lilley (1827 – 1897) was a Premier and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Queensland. He had a significant influence on the form and spirit of state education in colonial Queensland which lasted well into the 20th century.
|Address:||Adelaide Street, King George Square, Brisbane, 4000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.468764|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Colonial|
Sir Charles Lilley ( 1830 - 1897)
Premier and Chief Justice of Queensland
Sir Charles was an editor of the Moreton Bay Courier, supported
Queensland`s separation from New South Wales and became Premier
and Attorney General in 1868. He was appointed Chief Justice in 1879.