Councillor Joseph LockwoodPrint Page
Commemorates Councillor Joseph Lockwood who served 66 years as a shire councillor.
In 1890 Lockwood became first president of the Birchip Progress Association and in 1895 when the Shire of Birchip was inaugurated he became a councillor. Over the next sixty years he missed only four meetings and acted as president for seven terms. A world record for length of service was claimed.
|Address:||22 Cumming Avenue, Birchip Shire Hall, Birchip, 3483|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.982271|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Local|