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29-May-2015
29-May-2015

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A monument commemorates the proclamation of the Cargo goldfield in February 1869.

Location

Address:Grenfell - Orange Road, Cargo, 2800
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.423587
Long: 148.809098
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Actual Event STart Date:11-February-1869
Actual Event End Date:11-February-1869

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 17th October, 1969
Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2000
Front Inscription

        This Plaque Was Erected
                         By

         The People Of Cargo
  To Commemorate The Proclamation Of
      The Cargo Goldfield
                      On
The Eleventh Day Of February, 1869.
                                    17 - 10 - 1969

Source: MA
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