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26-January-2014
26-January-2014

Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland
Monument commemorates Joseph M. Richards who died whilst competing in the ‘Go-as-you-please’ race to
the pinnacle of Mount Wellington on the 15th of September 1903

Location

Address:Pinnacle Track, above The Springs, Wellington Park, 7054
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.907803
Long: 147.241392
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event STart Date:15-September-1903
Actual Event End Date:15-September-1903

Dedication

Front Inscription

This cenotaph is erected near the spot where Joseph Mark Richards died whilst competing in the ‘Go-as-you-please’ race to the pinnacle
15th Sept. 1903

Erected bythe Hobart Walking Club

Source: MA
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