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Sir James Patterson : 28-May-2011
Sir James Patterson : 28-May-2011

Photographs supplied by Kent Watson / Arthur Garland

Drinking Fountain commemorates local Member of Parliament and former Victorian Premier, Sir James Patterson. He was a Member of Parliament from 1870 to 1895, and Premier from 1893 to 1894.



Address:Barker Street (Midland Highway) & Mostyn Street, Castlemaine, 3450
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.065797
Long: 144.216978
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Fountain
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Colonial
Approx. Event Start Date:1870
Approx. Event End Date:1894


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Thursday 29th April, 1897
Front Inscription

Erected To The Memory
          Of The
Hon. Sir. J. B. Patterson, K.C.M.G., M.L.A.
Who Represented This District For 25 Years.

Died October 30th 1895

Source: MA
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