Dr. David Keith BallowPrint Page
|Address:||Wickham Terrace, Ballow Chambers, Spring Hill, 4000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.464667|
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To the memory of DAVID KEITH BALLOW late Colonial Assistant Surgeon Coroner of the district and a magistrate of the territory who on the arrival in this port of the ship "Emigrant" having malignant typhus fever on board and with which the Medical Officer of the vessel was seized and subsequently died.
Nobly undertook the duties of Surgeon Superintendent of the Quarantine station at Dunwich and fell himself a victim.
Born at Montrose, Scotland 27th October, 1804
Died 29th September 1850.
This Is A Replica Of A Plaque In Commemoration Of Dr. David Keith Ballow Which Is In St. John`s Cathedral Brisbane.