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The monument near old Bridgefield marks the beginning of the hospitality industry, the importance of the timber industry and the pioneering efforts of the early settlers.

The Bridgefield Monument marks the appropriate location of the Davies’ livery stables for horses used in the coaching business operated by Thomas and Elizabeth Higgins. The Higgins began on this site service in 1894 when the surveyor Brazier developed a new road to connect Busselton with Margaret River for the MC Davies timber operations at Karridale.


Address:Bussell Highway , Margaret River, 6285
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -33.945826
Long: 115.073931
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:Landscape
Link: https://www.dplh.wa.gov.au/about-i…
Source: HWA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au
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