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The park commemorates John Allen, a member of the Nedlands Road Board for 31 years. 


Address:Kirkwood Road, Allen Park , Swanbourne, 6010
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.980075
Long: 115.762034
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Park
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Local
Approx. Event Start Date:1920
Approx. Event End Date:1951


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Allen Park

Named after John Allen (1883-1969) Late of 1 Reeve Street Swanbourne, who served as a member of the Nedlands Road Board for 31 years.

John Allen, through his personal efforts, secured the 20 acre reserve for the citizens of Swanbourne.

His efforts assure many pleasant hours of recreation for citizens of the future.

He served the council 1920-1951

Source: MA
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