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A fountain erected by public subscription commemorates Doctor Gordon Morrisey for his services as a medical practitioner to the community for almost fifty years.
Doctor Morrissey was a private general medical practitioner in Ingham and Superintendent of Ingham Hospital for a period of almost 50 years.
|Address:||McIlwraith Street, Ingham Botanical Gardens, Ingham, 4850|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -18.652414|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1973|
THIS FEATURE WAS ERECTED
IN 1973 BY THE RESIDENTS OF
THE HERBERT RIVER DISTRICT
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
DR. GORDON MORRISSEY, O.B.E.
WHO, FOR A PERIOD OF ALMOST
FIFTY YEARS PRIOR TO HIS DEATH IN
INGHAM, ON 8TH. MARCH 1970
RENDERED OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO THE
SICK, TO CHARITY, AND TO THE COMMUNITY
IN GENERAL, NOT ONLY IN HIS PROFESSION
OF MEDICINE, BUT ALSO AS A GUIDE,
PHILOSOPHER AND FRIEND.