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Cairn with sundial commemorates Dr. James Louis Edgeworth Somers, local physician


Address:Nepean Highway, Mornington, 3931
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.224722
Long: 145.036944
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Approx. Event Start Date:1893
Approx. Event End Date:1938


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 16th July, 1939
Front Inscription

This sundial is set here in memory of a beloved physician, James Louis Edgeworth Somers, who ministered to the sick of Mornington Peninsula from 1893 - 1938.

Cr Marcia Sly, J.P., Shire President, unveiled this sundial and plaque on Sunday 16th July 1978 to replace the original sundial and plaque bearing the above inscription and which Sir George Fairbairn unveiled on Sunday 16 July, 1939

Source: VMR
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