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13-March-2014
13-March-2014

Photographs supplied by Chris McLaughlin

Cairn to pioneer John A. Wallace and to `those less fortunate although they strode and worked hard, died unknown`.

Wallace named the town for his Scottish birthplace and opened the first store and hotel here

Location

Address:Douglas Street, Rutherglen, 3685
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.054333
Long: 146.462094
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Settlement

Dedication

Front Inscription

A tribute to John A. Wallace, native of Rutherglen Scotland

Also those less fortunate, although they strove and worked hard, died unknown

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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