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Haydn Bunton
Haydn Bunton

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Commemorates Australian Rules footballer for Fitzroy and triple Brownlow Medallist

Location

Address:Brunton Avenue, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, 3000
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.820646
Long: 144.982155
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Sport
Monument Designer:Louis Laumen

Dedication

Front Inscription

Haydn Bunton 1911 - 1955. A brilliant and courageous Australian Rules footballer, Bunton was noted for his extraordinary endurance, balance and ball control. He played 119 games for Fitzroy between 1931 - 1937 and 1942 and represented Victoria 12 times. He was the first triple Brownlow Medallist, winning footballs most prestigious award in his first two seasons and in 1935

Source: MA
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