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03-December-2020
03-December-2020
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The plaque commemorates Richard Powell Francis, a former student and Master of the Brisbane Grammar School who lost his life during the Great Flood of Brisbane in February 1893 while serving other people. 

 

Location

Address:24 Gregory Terrace, Brisbane Grammar School, Spring Hill, 4000
State:QLD
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -27.459866
Long: 153.018498
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event Start Date:24-February-1893
Actual Event End Date:24-February-1893

Dedication

Front Inscription

In memory of Richard Powell Francis

Boy and Master of this school who gave his life in the service of others during the Great Flood at Brisbane - 24th February 1893

Erected by the Old Boys` Association

 

Source: MA
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