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A fountain erected by citizens of Mitcham to commemorate the district doctor, Dr. Kyle Gault.

Dr Kyle Gault (1894-1955) took over his father’s practice with the same dedication and was described as 'irascible' but 'loveable' and especially devoted to children, old people and animals. He supplied firewood, milk and medicine when required and daily delivered a bucket of milk to the “Eventide Home”. He retired abruptly in 1950 and died five years later.

Location

Address:Belair & Angus Roads, Memorial Gardens, Hawthorn, 5062
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.973514
Long: 138.608752
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1957
Front Inscription

DR. A. KYLE GAULT MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

DONATED BY CITIZENS OF MITCHAM

1957

Source: MA,NRUM
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