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The plaque commemorates the attainment of one million pounds of depositors balances by the branch on the 30th June 1948.
On Friday next, 6th August, at 3 p.m., His Worship the Mayor (Mr. Louis Ey) will unveil a tablet outside the Gawler Branch of The Savings Bank of South Australia. The tablet will commemorate the attainment of £1,000,000 of depositor's balances by the Gawler Branch, of which Mr. F.S. Johnston is the manager. A party comprising several of the Bank's Trustees and the General Manager will visit Gawler for the occasion.
Bunyip (Gawler SA), 30 July 1948. 


Address:36 Murray Street , SBSA (Savings Bank of South Australia), Gawler, 5118
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.601883
Long: 138.749388
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Actual Event Start Date:30-June-1948
Actual Event End Date:30-June-1948


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Friday 6th August, 1948
Front Inscription

The Savings Bank of South Australia

Gawler Branch

This tablet commemorates the attainment of one million pounds of depositors' balances by this Branch on 30th June, 1948.

L. V. Hunkin                    H. Neuenkirghen
Chairman of Trustees     General Manager

F. S. Johnston
Branch Manager

Plaque :

The tablet above was unveiled by Louis Ey, Esq,  Mayor of Gawler 

6th August 1948

Source: MA
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