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Sir Redmond Barry : 20-March-2012
Sir Redmond Barry : 20-March-2012

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Monument over the grave of Sir Redmond Barry, commemorates the first puisine judge of Victoria, founder of the Melbourne Public Library and first Chancellor of Melbourne University


Address:College Crescent, Melbourne General Cemetery, Parkville, 3052
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.791389
Long: 144.964083
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People


Front Inscription

In affectionate remembrance of Sir Redmond Barry

First puisine judge of the Colony of Victoria

Chancellor of the University of Melbourne for 28 years and founder of the Melbourne Public Library

Third son of Major General Barry of Ballyclough County Cork, Ireland.

Died 23rd November, 1880 aged 67 years

Deeply and universally regretted

Source: MA,VMR
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