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The Sleeper Cutter : 09-August-2011
The Sleeper Cutter : 09-August-2011

Photographs supplied by Roger Johnson

Monument commemorates the broad-axe sleeper cutters who worked in the Barmah Forest

Location

Address:Murray Valley Highway, Nathalia, 3638
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.0575
Long: 145.203889
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Monument Designer:Bela Angyal

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:November, 2009
Front Inscription

"The Sleeper Cutter"

This sculpture has been formed from beaten copper by Nathalia based local sculptor Bela (Bill) Angyal.

Dedicated to the skill, strength and bush craft of the broad-axe sleeper cutters of the Barmah Forest & District.

Unveiled December, 2009

Source: MA
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