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09-October-2017 (Russell Byers)

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A plaque commemorates Patrick Clifford for his services as councillor on the Esk Shire Council, and Shire Chairman.


Address:Esk - Hampton Road & Brisbane Valley Highway, Esk, 4312
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.240685
Long: 152.421948
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1999
Front Inscription


This plaque recognises services rendered by Patrick Clifford to Esk as member of the Esk Divisional Board and councillor of the Esk Shire Council 1889 - 1905 and Shire Chairman 1894 - 1896.  

Patrick Clifford (1840 - 1910, born Fermanagh Ireland) was one of the first settlers to take up cattle grazing in the Esk District and operated a general store from 1879 to 1903 on this site, known as Clifford`s Corner.

Erected by his descendants and Esk Shire Council 1999.


Source: MA
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