National Engineering Heritage Landmark - Somerset Dam Print Page
Somerset Dam was constructed by the Bureau of Industry Stanley River Works Board. Construction commenced in 1935 but had to be suspended due to World War Two. Work resumed in 1948 and the dam was completed in 1959.
|Address:||Esk-Kilcoy Road , Somerset Dam, 4312|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.115813|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 8th June, 2010|
The Institution of
This National Engineering Heritage Landmark
was officially unveiled by
Her Excellency Ms Penelope Wensley, AO
Governor of Queensland
on this day 8 June 2010