Geelong`s First Reticulated Water Supply CentenaryPrint Page
Plaque presented to the Geelong Hospital commemorates the centenary of Geelong's first reticulated water supply at the Geelong Infirmary and Benevolent Asylum.
|Address:||Ryrie Street, Geelong Hospital, Geelong, 3220|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.151242|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||11-September-1873|
|Actual Event End Date:||11-September-1973|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Tuesday 11th September, 1973|
On 11th September 1873,Geelong's first reticulated water supply developed by the Water Supply Department of Victoria, was turned on at the Geelong Infirmary and Benevolent Asylum. At a function to honour the centenary of this important event, the plaque was presented by the Geelong Waterworks and Sewerage Trust to the Geelong Hospital 11th September 1973.