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The Memorial, located between two date palm trees, was erected to commemorate the services of Charles Budge M.B.E. who was the Town / District Clerk from 1891 to 1941. The date palms were also planted in his memory. 

Gladstone, June 1. About 400 people attended the unveiling by the Speaker (Sir Robert Nicholls) of a rock cairn and plaque in the main street this morning, erected by the Gladstone District Council in memory of the late Charles Budge, MBE, who was one of Gladstone's leading citizens for half a century.
Advertiser (Adelaide, SA ), 2 June 1951.

Location

Address:Gladstone Street, Gladstone, 5473
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.26809
Long: 138.356859
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local
Approx. Event Start Date:1891
Approx. Event End Date:1941

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 1st June, 1951
Source: MA
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