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Bank of Australasia : 25-June-2011
Bank of Australasia : 25-June-2011

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Plaque commemorates the opening on the Port Fairt branch of the Bank of Australasia in 1853


Address:Cox & Sackville Streets , Port Fairy, 3284
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.385281
Long: 142.237217
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Approx. Event Start Date:1853
Approx. Event End Date:1953


Front Inscription

1853 - 1953

This plaque commemorates the opening on 5th July 1853 of the Port Fairy branch of the Bank of Australasia.  The bank was merged on 1st October 1851 with the Union Bank of Australia Limited in Australia and New Zealand Bank Limited.

ANZ Bank 1857 formerly Bank of Australasia Architect : Nathaniel Billing

Source: MA
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