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Cairn commemorates marathon runner Geoffrey Matheson Watt.
Geoff Watt was a well travelled marathoner and father of Olympic cyclist Kathy Watt. He perished at Mount Erica in September 1969 while out running. He came 10th in the 1959 Boston Marathon in America and 10th in the renowned 90 kilometre Comrades Marathon in South Africa.
|Address:||Mount Erica Road, Mount Erica, Baw Baw , 3833|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.899713|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||05-September-1969|
|Actual Event End Date:||05-September-1969|
Geoffrey Mathieson Watt.
Perished while training on this mountain (Mt Erica) .
5th September 1969.