AMP Archway - Hobart, Tasmania
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Bubble Tea
S 42° 51.895 E 147° 19.789
55G E 526941 N 5254133
Quick Description: A freestanding archway from 1913 now located in the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Location: Tasmania, Australia
Date Posted: 8/7/2009 10:13:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM6YY6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1
Views: 5

Long Description:
The arch was constructed in 1913 as the doorway to the Australia Mutual Provident Society building in Elizabeth St Hobart.
When that building was demolished AMP donated the arch to the Botanical Gardens. The dates now on the archway now show the founding of the Botanical Gardens in 1818 and the re-erection of the arch in 1968.
Type: Triumphal (Monument/Memorial)

Subtype: Other

Location: Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

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