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A plaque over the grave commemorates Albert Ross Hovell, who was a master mariner. He was the son of William Hovell who discovered the Murray River with Hamilton Hume.
|Address:||Charlotte & John Streets, Cooktown Cemetery, Cooktown, 4895|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -15.477346|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
Sacred to the memory of Albert Ross Hovell, master mariner.
Son of Captain Hovell who with Hume discovered the Murray River, N.S.W.
Died 5th May 1888, aged 55 years.
This tablet is erected to his memory by his friends.