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The memorial stone commemorates the first Guild Hall in the Diocese of Goulburn.

His Lordship Dr. Gallagher (Bishop of Goulburn) blessed and laid the foundation stone of the new Assembly Hall for the Burrowa branch of the A. H. C. Guild on Friday last, in the presence of a large assemblage. His Lordship delivered a brief but appropriate discourse.. The Rev. Father J. J. Fogarty and several laymen, also addressed the gathering. In honour of the event, a lengthy programme of sports was negotiated on the Guild ground. 
Freeman's Journal (Sydney, NSW),  7 January 1909.


Address:Marsden Street, The Guild Hall Building, Boorowa, 2791
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.437432
Long: 148.716482
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 1st January, 1909
Front Inscription

This memorial stone of the First Guild Hall of the Diocese of Goulburn was blessed and laid on January 1st 1909, by the Rt. Rev. J. Gallagher D.D. Bishop of Goulburn

Brother P. Dwyer, Warden, Burrowa


Source: MA
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