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A plaque commemorates Ray Neville, who was the jockey who rode "Rimfire", which won the Melbourne Cup in 1948.
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|Address:||Cumming Avenue, Birchip, 3483|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -35.982086|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||02-November-1948|
|Actual Event End Date:||02-November-1948|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 15th April, 1995|
Front InscriptionSource: MA
This plaque recognizes the feat of Ray Neville in riding Rimfire, the winner of the 1948 Melbourne Cup.
At 15 years of age, he is the youngest jockey ever to have won that prestigious event.
Unveiled 15th April 1995.
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au