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03-January-2016
03-January-2016

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A plaque commemorates Patrick Clifford for his services as councillor on the Esk Shire Council, and Shire Chairman.

Location

Address:Esk - Hampton Road & Brisbane Valley Highway, Esk, 4312
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.240685
Long: 152.421948
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1999
Front Inscription

Clifford`s Corner

This plaque recognises services rendered by Patrick Clifford to Esk as member of the Esk Divisional Board and councillor of the Esk Shire Council 1889 - 1905 and Shire Chairman 1894 - 1896.  

Patrick Clifford (1840 - 1910, born Fermanagh Ireland) was one of the first settlers to take up cattle grazing in the Esk District and opeated a general store from 18979 to 1903 on this site, known as Clifford`s Corner.

Erected by his descendants and Esk Shire Council 1999.

 

Source: MA
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