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22-November-2014
22-November-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders
A plaque commemorates George Pockett for his services as the first curator of the Alexandra Gardens.

Location

Address:Cotham Road, Alexandra Gardens, Kew, 3101
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.807717
Long: 145.033169
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local

Dedication

Front Inscription

This tablet was erected by the Kew City Council

In token of its appreciation of the valued services of George Pockett who as first curator of the city laid out these gardens

Appointed 26th June 1906

Died whilst on duty 18th October 1922

Source: MA
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