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25-January-2021
25-January-2021

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The park commemorates Dr Christopher Rawson Penfold who was the first Chairman of the District Council of Burnside in August 1856. 

He was also the founder of the wine making industry in the area.

Location

Address:The Parade & Penfold Road, Rosslyn Park, 5072
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.919797
Long: 138.676287
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 18th March, 1978
Front Inscription

Plaque :

City of Burnside

This reserve is named in honour of the first Chairman of the District Council of Burnside
14th August, 1856. 

Dr. Christopher Rawson Penfold

Dr. Christopher Rawson Penfold was the founder of the wine making industry in the area.

18th March, 1978

Margaret E. Bond J. P.
Mayor

Source: MA
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