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Councillor and Mrs Hislop : 25-November-2011
Councillor and Mrs Hislop : 25-November-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Stone pillars with lamps forming the entrance to the gardens, named `Hislop Entrance` commemorate the Councillor and Mrs. A. McK. Hislop who were Mayor and Mayoress of Camberwell. The pillars were unveiled in 1936. 

Stone pillars which have been erected at the entrance to the Canterbury Gardens in recognition of services rendered to the City of Camberwell by Mr. A. McK. Hislop during his term as councillor and mayor, and by Mrs. Hislop, will be unveiled by the Mayor of Camberwell (Councillor W. Dimmick) at 2 30 pm. today.
Argus (Melbourne),  27 June 1936.


Address:Canterbury Road, Canterbury Gardens, Canterbury, 3126
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.824023
Long: 145.080546
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 27th June, 1936
Front Inscription


Erected By The Citizens To Commemorate The Services Rendered To THE CITY OF CAMBERWELL By COUNCILLOR & Mrs A. McK. HISLOP  

Mayor & Mayoress

In The Centenary Year Of The State 
1934 - 1935

Source: MA,VMR
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au