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Monument erected by Coonamble Shire Council on John Renshaw Parkway commemorates Councillor Len Stockings who pioneered the first vehicular crossing over the Warrambungle Ranges in 1947. A plaque on the monument also details the official opening of the Parkway.
Note : - The John Renshaw Parkway is a sealed and an unsealed road in New South Wales. It goes from near Warrumbungle to Coonabarabran.
|Address:||John Renshaw Parkway (Timor Road) , White Gum Lookout Car Park, Warrumbungles National Park , Coonabarabran , 2357|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -31.289115|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Local|
THIS PLAQUE WAS ERECTED BY
COONAMBLE SHIRE COUNCIL
IN MEMORY OF
THE LATE COUNCILLOR LEN STOCKINGS
WHO PIONEERED & LED THE FIRST VEHICULAR CROSSING
OVER THE WARRAMBUNGLE RANGES
IN APRIL, 1947.
COUNCILS OF THE SHIRES OF COONAMBLE AND COONABARABRAN
JOHN RENSHAW PARKWAY
ON SUNDAY, 16TH OCTOBER, 1966
THE HONOURABLE J.B.RENSHAW, M.L.A.
LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION AND MEMBER FOR CASTLEREAGH