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Lady Gilbert Carter Gardens Restoration - Bridgetown, Barbados
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 13° 05.899 W 059° 36.535
21P E 217108 N 1449468
Quick Description: The Lady Gilbert Carter Gardens in Queen's Park in Bridgetown was restored by the Rotary Club of Barbados in 2005.
Location: Barbados
Date Posted: 9/2/2013 6:04:07 AM
Waymark Code: WMHZT9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:

A terraced area of Queen's Park in Bridgetown is known as the Lady Gilbert Carter Gardens is a terraced area with steps joining the upper and lower levels. To celebrate its 100th anniversary the Rotary Club of Barbados restored the area, including the masonry, stairs and lion sculptures.

A marble plaque placed near the top of the upper level contains the Rotary International emblem and the following inscription:

"Lady Gilbert Carter Gardens"

Restored by the Rotary Clubs of Barbados
In commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of Rotary

This Plaque was officially unveiled by

Hon Dame Bille A Miller D.A. BCH MP

Senior Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade
Parliamentary Representative of the City of Bridgetown

February 23 2005

Plaque or monument: Plaque

Placed by?: Rotary Clubs of Barbados

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