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Place Category: Tasmania
The Longford Avenue of Honour was established 24/08/1918 to commemorate WW1. This Avenue of Honour is located Sections of George, Marlborough, Wellington and Smith Streetand Tannery Rd. Longford, in Tasmania Australia.
The first plantings
* Name (Original Database):
Sections of George, Marlborough, Wellington and Smith Street and Tannery Road.* Town:
The first plantings were from the Council Chambers along Smith St towards Wellington St and south along Wellington St.* OP:
?200* Description and Comments:
Most trees are in good condition.* Species:
Plane (Platanus spp.) and oak (Quercus spp.)* Species (modified):
Plane (Platanus spp.) and oak (Quercus spp.)* Plaques:
All trees originally had nameplates. The last remaining nameplates were removed in the 1980s and have since been lost.