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Lexton Major Mitchell Monument

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Corner of Lexton-Talbot Road and School Lane, Lexton VIC 3352

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  • Historic monument
Major Thomas Mitchell travelled through this area from Mount Cole on the 25th September 1836, describing it as "a valley of the finest description".

A stone monument stands beneath the shade of a tree on the corner of Lexton-Talbot Road and School Lane, commemorating his passage through the area. The monument bears a plaque displaying the following text:

Major Mitchell passed through this district on 25th September 1836

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