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02-May-2019
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The plaque commemorates the centenary of the opening of the railway to Nyngan in June 1883.

 

 

 

Location

Address:Pangee Street, Nyngan Railway Station, Nyngan, 2825
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -31.562887
Long: 147.197133
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Technology
Sub-Theme:Industry
Actual Event Start Date:09-June-1883
Actual Event End Date:09-June-1983

Dedication

Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 18th September, 1983
Front Inscription

Erected in commemoration of the centenary of the opening of railways to Nyngan on 9th June, 1883.

Unveiled by Professor J. Glastonbury President of Australian Railway Historical Society N.S.W. Division
18th September, 1983

James McAspurn Station Master Nyngan 
State Rail Authority of N. S. W.

Source: MA
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