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12-January-2014
12-January-2014

Photographs supplied by John Huth

The park seat commemorates David Charles Auchinloss Chapman who tragically died in a road accident in 2006. 

A Tasmanian P-plate driver who killed his friend in a road accident will spend three months in jail.Tomas David Martin, 19, pleaded guilty to causing death by negligent driving and to leaving the scene of the crash on Sandy Bay Road in Hobart last May.

His passenger and friend, 18-year-old David Chapman, died in the accident.

In the Hobart Magistrates Court today Martin was sentenced to six months in jail with three months suspended and 140 hours' community service. He has been disqualified from driving for two years.
ABC News. 
Posted 3 Apr 2007.

Location

Address:Lower Domain Road, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Hobart, 7000
State:TAS
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -42.86539
Long: 147.333074
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Seat
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy

Dedication

Front Inscription

In loving memory of
DAVID CHARLES AUCHINCLOSS CHAPMAN
4.2.88 - 20.5.06

"Most Times You Do Not Know
The Lastness Of A Word Upon The Air"

Source: MA
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