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A clock commemorates Robert Moore who was Shire President from 1920 to 1936. He was also instrumental in conserving the Fidden Creek Rainforest Remnant.
A clock in a central position in Main street, Kyogle, erected by the citizens as a memorial to the late Cr. R. J. Moore, who had been president of the Kyogle Shire Council for 16 years when he died in 1936, was unveiled by Mr. J. T. Reid, M.L.A., on Saturday. Cr. Moore had been associated with securing a number of improvements for the town and district, including the establishment of electricity and water services, town swimming baths and the development of roads, including the Upper Richmond and Clarence Valley roads.
Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW), 15 July 1941.
|Address:||102 Summerland Way, Kyogle, 2474|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -28.619726|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Local|
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1920|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1936|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 12th July, 1941|
To the Memory of
ROBERT JOHN MOORE
As A Mark Of Appreciation Of The
Unselfish Services He Rendered To
Kyogle Shire And District As A Citizen
And Shire President For 16 years,
1920 - 1936.