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Drevermann Memorial Drinking Fountain : 11-August-2011
Drevermann Memorial Drinking Fountain : 11-August-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

A fountain commemorates F. W. Drevermann who was an important pioneer in the district.

The fountain was erected by a grateful Shire in December 1901 to perpetuate Drevermann`s memory as a pioneer and citizen of Bairnsdale. The designer of the fountain is not known.


Address:Princes Highway & Bailey Street, Median Strip, Bairnsdale, 3875
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.825888
Long: 147.631771
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Fountain
Monument Theme:People


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 28th December, 1901
Front Inscription

This fountain was erected on the 28th Dec 1901 to perpetuate the memory of  F. W.  Drevermann born 22nd Aug 1830 died 5th July 1900 

Pioneer and a citizen of Bairnsdale for 46 years

Source: MA,VMR
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