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01-December-2013
01-December-2013

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Monument erected over grave commemorates Henry Masters Barter, who was the First Assistant General Traffic Manager for the Victorian Railways.

Melbourne, Saturday Evening.
Mr. Henry Masters Barter, Assistant General Traffic Manager of the Victorian Railways, died this afternoon of congestion of the lungs after a short illness. Mr. Barter had been very nearly thirty years in the service of the department, and was deservedly respected by all sections of it. He was 54 years of age.
Riverine Herald (Echuca,Vic. : Moama, NSW), 15 September 1884.

Location

Address:College Crescent, Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton North, 3054
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.791667
Long: 144.962222
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Grave
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Colonial

Dedication

Front Inscription

      SACRED
           To
  the Memory of   
HENRY MASTERS BARTER
First Assistant General Traffic Manager
        For The
Victorian Railways
Born at Cork, August 1830
Died at Melbourne 13th September 1884.
This Monument is Erected
By The Officers And Men
Of The Railway Department
  As A Tribute Of Respect
         And Esteem

Source: MA
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