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06-March-2021
06-March-2021

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The plaque commemorates 100 years of settlement of Bute and District from 1884 to 1984.

A time capsule containing historical records has been buried beneath the plaque. 

 

Location

Address:Barunga Gap Road & Upper Yorke Road, War Memorial Garden, Bute, 5560
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.864324
Long: 138.009886
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
Approx. Event Start Date:1884
Approx. Event End Date:1984

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 18th March, 1984
Front Inscription

To commemorate 100 Years of Bute and District

Township established 1884
1984 population ..... 400
Elevation.. 115m above sea level
Average annual rainfall .. 401 mm

Bute & District Centenary 
1884 - 1984

Records in capsule below
Unveiled by : Mr . J. H. Bettes 18. 3. 1984

Source: MA
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