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20-September-2022 (Chris Abbott)
20-September-2022 (Chris Abbott)

Photographs supplied by Diane Watson / Chris Abbott

The sculpture commemorates all the mine workers, past, present and future, who through their skills and matchless work gave the Golden Mile its worldwide reputation.


Address:Burt & Lane Streets, Boulder, 6432
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -30.781667
Long: 121.488611
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Sculpture
Monument Theme:Technology
Designer:Clement Somers


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Saturday 25th August, 1984
Front Inscription

Erected as a tribute to all those mine workers who by their skill and unsurpassed work output gave the Golden Mile its world wide reputation.

This statue was unveiled by Mr. K. F. Parry President Chamber of Mines Western Australia on the 25th day of Aug 1984.

Copyright C. P. Somers  Sculptor

Back Inscription

The sculptor

Clement Philip Somers

Born 23 - 11 - 1916   Died 18 - 9 - 84

His last work faithfully & truly executed

An artist & a gentleman

Source: MA
Monument details supplied by Monument Australia - www.monumentaustralia.org.au