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10-March-2018
10-March-2018
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The plaque commemorates the centenary of the opening of the railway from Melbourne to Maryborough.

Location

Address:Station Street, Maryborough Railway Station, Maryborough, 3465
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.051022
Long: 143.742313
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Actual Event STart Date:07-July-1874
Actual Event End Date:07-July-1974

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 6th July, 1974
Front Inscription

Erected to commemorate the centenary of the opening of the railway from Melbourne to Maryborough on July 7, 1874

Australian Railway Historical Association
Marybourgh City Council
Victorian Railways

July 6, 1974
 

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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