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Railway Centenary
Railway Centenary
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A plaque commemorates 100 years of trains between Melbourne and Maryborough 1874 - 1974. 

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:Government
Sub-Theme:State
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

VICTORIAN RAILWAYS
COMMEMORATING
100 YEARS OF TRAINS
MELBOURNE-CASTLEMAINE-
MARYBOROUGH. 
LAID JULY 6, 1974 BY
A.G.GIBBS, CHAIRMAN V.R.BOARD
ENDING LEGEND THAT ORIGINAL 
STATION STONE WAS REVERSED 
IN 1890. 

 

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