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23-October-2018
23-October-2018

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A stone commemorates the commencement of the building of the Southern Breakwater of the Mackay Outer Harbour in July 1935.

 

Location

Address:Mulherin Drive, J. M. Mulherin Memorial Park, Mackay Harbour, 4740
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -21.110645
Long: 149.223227
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Actual Event STart Date:03-July-1935
Actual Event End Date:03-July-1935

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 14th September, 1935
Front Inscription

The Mackay Harbour Board commenced placing of stone in the Southern Breakwater of the Mackay Outer Harbour on the third of July 1935 and to commemorate the occassion a pice of Mount Bassett Diorite was set in position by the Honourbale W. Forgan Smith LL.D Premier of Queensland and Member for Mackay on the fourteenth of September 1935.

 

Source: MA
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