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23-April-2019
23-April-2019

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The plaque commemorates the 80th Anniversary of the railway in Wagga Wagga. 

Location

Address:Station Place, Wagga Wagga Railway Station, Wagga Wagga, 2650
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.120276
Long: 147.368502
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Approx. Event Start Date:1879
Approx. Event End Date:1959

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 1st September, 1959
Front Inscription

City of Wagga Wagga   

This commemorative tablet was unveiled by Neal McCusker Esq. C. B. E. Commissioner for Railways on Tuesday 1st September 1959

In the presence of Parliamentary Representatives, Aldermen of the Wagga Wagga City Council, Officers of the Department of Railways, and citizens of this city

To mark the eightieth anniversary of the railway in Wagga Wagga

Frank H. Burns  Town Clerk
Ivan J. Jack        Mayor     

Source: MA
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