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A plaque commemorates the centenary of the opening on the North-East railway from Melbourne to Wodonga.

Location

Address:Mackellar Street, Railway Station, Benalla, 3672
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.54484
Long: 145.983907
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Actual Event STart Date:21-November-1873
Actual Event End Date:21-November-1973

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Monday 19th November, 1973
Front Inscription

Erected to commemorate the centenary of the opening of the North East Railway from Melbourne to Wodonga on November 21, 1873.

Australian Railway Historical Society
Benalla City Council
Victorian Railways

November 19, 1973

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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