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Thomas Lo, bench - Canberra, ACT, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
S 35° 16.747 E 149° 06.533
55H E 691797 N 6093963
Quick Description: This wooden Dedicated Bench is in the Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra and is for Thomas Lo.
Location: Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Date Posted: 2/6/2019 7:24:32 PM
Waymark Code: WM10168
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
This wooden bench has unpainted, narrow wooden slats. The wood is a grey colour, from being weathered. There are five similar-width wooden slats on each the backrest, and seat; with a slightly wider one at the top and front of the seat. There are four metal (probably anodised aluminium) straps that are also fixed to the wooden slats. The bench is supported by two cast aluminium frames, that set about 30 cm in from the ends of the bench. The slats are fixed from behind.

The engraved bronze plaques are fixed to the top slat of the backrest, with four slotted, countersunk brass screws each. The plaques reads:

In loving memory of
THOMAS LO
You will always be in our hearts.
Daddy, Mummy, Wilson & Alan.

____________________________


THOMAS LO

A great friend & always part of our family.
We miss you mate.

Address: Clunies Ross Street, Acton, ACT 2601, Australia
Hours Open: Sunday to Saturday: 8:30am - 5pm
Entry: FREE

Visited: 1655, Saturday, 1 September, 2018

Where is this bench located?: National Botanical Gardens

Who is this bench honoring?: Thomas Lo

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