Unveiling of the Nash Memorial

Unveiling of the Nash Memorial

The ceremony of the unveiling of the Nash Memorial was held on Saturday 6 March 1915 outside the Town Hall. It was also a functional water drinking fountain. It was moved to the Reef St Monkland St corner of Memorial Park when the intersection of the Fiveways was upgraded.

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Money had been raised for the Memorial from Gympie residents. You can find out more on Trove at http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspapers

 

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Read the Gympie Times newspaper from 1915 on Trove:  http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/188403958/19170183

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