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Grave commemorates Billy Noongale.
Billy Noongale an Aboriginal of the Beverley district, was a friend and companion of Sir John Forrest on his exploration trips from Perth to Adelaide in 1870. Billy Noongale died in 1904 aged 52 years and his grave is marked by a stone in the Beverley Cemetery paid for by John Forrest.
|Address:||Vincent Street, Cemetery, Beverley, 6304|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -32.105278|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1870|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1870|
SIR JOHN FORREST
In Memory Of
(ABORIGINAL NATIVE OF THE
WHO WAS ONE OF HIS FAITHFUL COMPANIONS
ON HIS EXPLORING EXPEDITION
FROM PERTH TO ADELAIDE
DIED AT BEVERLEY 30TH JUNE 1904
AGED 52 YEARS.