William SamsPrint Page
|Address:||Rice & Meredith Streets, Port Sorell, 7307|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.165385|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 4th March, 1979|
To commemorate William George Gardiner Sams
Member of Port Philip Association, Launceston 1835
With John Batman and John Helder Wedge was a pioneer of Melbourne.
He took up land at Thirlstane Estate, Port Sorell where his son, WIlliam George Sams Jr, resided in 1832.
Unveiled 4th March, 1979 during the John Batman Festival
Presented by The Advocate.