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The monument erected over the grave, commemorates Alderman Evan Jones who died in 1917. Evan Jones was Alderman of the City of Sydney from 1882 to 1888 and 1900 to 1917. 

He was responsible for the making of the Lord Mayor of Sydney`s Sudan Campaign medals.

A handsome granite monument, subscribed to by city aldermen and the Master Jewellers' Association, has been erected over the grave of the late Alderman Evan Jones in the Waverley Cemetery.
The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW), 3 March 1919. 



Address:St Thomas & Trafalgar Streets, Waverley Cemetery, Bronte, 2024
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.907222
Long: 151.264167
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Grave
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1919
Front Inscription

In loving memory of Evan Jones

Alderman of the City of Sydney

Died 10th May 1917

Aged 71 years

At rest

Erected by a few of his personal friends


Source: MA
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