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30-April-2014
30-April-2014
Photographs supplied by Arthur Garland

A wall tablet commemorates Thomas Wakefield, former treasurer of the church, who was lost in the wreck of the Dandenong with his wife and four children in September 1876.

 

Location

Address:Templeton Street, St Paul`s Anglican Church, Clunes, 3370
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.294432
Long: 143.783299
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event STart Date:11-September-1876
Actual Event End Date:11-September-1876

Dedication

Front Inscription

In memory of Thomas Wakefield, for six years Treasurer of this Church, who, with his wife and five children was lost in the wreck of the "Dandenong" off Jervis Bay Sept. 11th 1876.

Erected by his friends and fellow-worshippers.

And the sea gave up the dead which were in it. Rev. xx.13

Source: MA,RHSV
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