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Wedding Road

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Name Wedding
Type Designation Road
Place Id 24426
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 9 April 2013
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Palmerston City Council
History/Origin Named after Eric Wesley Wedding, a plumber and fire fighter in Darwin. Before Cyclone Tracy, Eric did voluntary plumbing work for St Paul's Catholic Church in Millner. After Cyclone Tracy, Eric evacuated Darwin with his family. Eric returned to Darwin not long after the cyclone when the need for tradesmen to rebuild houses became apparent and continued as a plumber until late 1990.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
09/04/2013 Date added to the Register
17/04/2013 NTG G16
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