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Railway Centenary : 26-November-2011
Railway Centenary : 26-November-2011
Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Commemorates the centenary of the opening of the railway to Croydon.

Croydon station opened on 1 December 1882 as Warrandyte, and was renamed Croydon in 1884.

 

Location

Address:Wicklow Avenue, Railway Station, Croydon, 3136
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.795345
Long: 145.29
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Approx. Event Start Date:1882
Approx. Event End Date:1982

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:November, 1982
Front Inscription

Centenary.

This plaque was placed here to commemorate 100 years of rail service to Croydon, December 1882-1982

Source: MA,VMR,RHSV
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