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23-May-2014
23-May-2014
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A plaque commemorates Patrick O'Grady who died on the 29th November 1958 while building the original assembly hall at the Mountain Heights School.

Location

Address:Hall Street, Mountain Heights School, Queenstown, 7467
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.092778
Long: 145.549444
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event STart Date:29-November-1958
Actual Event End Date:29-November-1958

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 2nd November, 2008
Front Inscription

50 year celebrations
R. M. Murray - Mountain Heights
November 1958 - 2008

Hillier & Regan Construction Launceston  1957 - 1959

This plaque is to commemorate the passing of Arthur (Pat) Patrick O`Grady born 16th November 1935 and was tragically killed while erecting roof trusses in this hall on 29th November 1958

Sadly missed over these 50 years, but never forgotten
May Pat's memory live on forever

This plaque was officially unveiled by Guy Barnett Senator for Tasmania and blessed by the Rev. Father Michael Delaney

Source: MA
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