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29-March-2021
29-March-2021

Photographs supplied by Stephen Warren
The monument commemorates the Melton (Coconut) Primary School which operated from 1897 to March 1942 at this site. 

Location

Address:Upper Yorke Road & Coconut Road, Melton, 5552
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.093182
Long: 137.936233
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Education
Approx. Event Start Date:1897
Approx. Event End Date:March-1942

Dedication

Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the former Melton (Coconut) Primary School site

1897 - March 1942

Plaque : 

Original stepping stone of school unveiled by former pupils Bessie Degner and Vera Price on Sunday 21st April 1991

First Committee 1897 :
C. W. H. Koch,  W. M. Brown,  W. Curnow,  A. C. Norris, C. Wehr,  T. Barton,  J. P. Pontifex.

 

Source: MA
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