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A monument commemorates George Atkinson Junior who was the first Warden of Latrobe Council.
George Atkinson arrived in Tasmania in 1852 and he started auctioneering around 1876 and 1877 until about 1916 when he transferred the business to W. Bell & Company. He was the first Warden of the Latrobe Council, a position he held from 1908-1913. Mr Atkinson died in 1920.
|Address:||River Road, Latrobe, 7307|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.234114|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - Local|
In loving memory of George Atkinson
Born May 24. 1833,
Died June 21. 1920,
Aged 87 years