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The plaque commemorates the re-opening of the Kingston Pier in March 2007.




Address:Pier Street, Pier Store, Norfolk Island, 2899
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -29.057969
Long: 167.955233
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Actual Event Start Date:06-March-2007
Actual Event End Date:06-March-2007


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 6th March, 2007
Front Inscription

This plaque commemorates the formal reopening of the Kingston Pier by His Honour the Administrator of Norfolk Island the Hon Grant Tambling on Foundation Day 6 March 2007

This plaque acknowledges the contribution made by those involved in refurbishing the pier, including Norfolk Island tradespeople and contractors.

Reconstruction of the pier was undertaken by Geotech Pty Ltd under the supervision of the Norfolk Island Government

The Kingston Pier refurbishment was funded by the Australian Government

The original pier was constructed between 1839 and 1847 by convicts during Norfolk Island`s second penal settlement


Source: MA
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