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Graham Ross Bridge

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Name Graham Ross Bridge
Type Designation Bridge
Place Id 24104
Place Type Feature
Status Registered
Date Registered 28 April 2011
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -12° 28' S (Decimal degrees -12.46808)
Longitude: 130° 58' E (Decimal degrees 130.97726)
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Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Palmerston City Council
History/Origin Named after Graham Ross, a pioneer of the Territory trucking industry. In 1956 he started up North Australia Haulage, which became the largest privately owned transport company in the Northern Territory. The company was heavily involved in the clean up after Cyclone Tracy.

Graham Ross Bridge is the road bridge over the outbound lanes of Tiger Brennan Drive.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
28/04/2011 Date added to the Register.
04/05/2011 NTG18
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