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Hawthorn Christ Church Centenary
Hawthorn Christ Church Centenary
Photographs supplied by Kent Watson

Stone commemorates the centenary of the laying of the original foundation stone by C. J. La Trobe


Address:Church & Denham Streets , Christ Church, Hawthorn, 3122
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.818962
Long: 145.018238
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Actual Event Start Date:19-November-1853
Actual Event End Date:19-November-1953


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 22nd November, 1953
Front Inscription

This Stone Was Laid On 22nd November 1953
                 By The
Archbishop Of Melbourne
The Most Rev J.J. Booth, M.C., B.A., D.D.

To Commemorate
The Centenary Of This Church.
The Foundation Of Which Was Laid
On 19th November 1853
By Charles La Trobe, Governor Of Victoria.

Source: MA,VMR
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