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A seat and fountain commemorate James and John White who were the first settlers of the Burrangong District. 

James White was the first European settler in the district and established Burrangong Station in 1826 with a squatting claim of 100 square miles.

Location

Address:Ripon Street & Olympic Highway, Carrington Park, Young, 2594
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.315839
Long: 148.293134
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Fountain
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1826

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1928
Front Inscription

         James and John White.
Pioneers & first settlers of the Burrangong District
                    1826.
Erected by citizens in grateful remembrance.
                    1928.

Plaque :

In memory of Sarah Musgraves
         1854 - 1937
Daughter of John White 

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