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The memorial to Dr. J. T. Parkinson consists of a 1.5 metre column holding a drinking fountain and surrounded by three smaller columns.

Dr Parkinson arrived in Australia in 1877 and went directly to Crystal Brook where he was the town's first doctor, He was a long term president of the Institute and sevred on the district council . He was responsible for the cricket oval and its facilities. He died in 1891 after a short illness.

Location

Address:Bowman Street, Crystal Brook, 5523
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.35
Long: 138.199722
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Medicine

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:September-1898
Front Inscription

Erected to the memory of Dr J.T. Parkinson

September 1898

Source: MA,NRUM
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