Jeffries and Currey Memorial Library

Description: 

 
The library was made by a joiner and it was built of Queensland Maple.
The 3 glass panelled bookcase is located in the foyer of the Dudley Public School Library.
 
 

 

Inscription: 

 
Jeffries-Currey Library
 
Plaque -
Original Opening. This library was opened by H.L. Wheeler, ESQ.
Installed by the Dudley P&C 24-5-1941. T.D. Colgan,
 
Headmaster Plaque -
Second Opening.
Sir Roden Cutler, VC, KCMG, KCVO, CBE Governor of New South Wales Officially opened the new school buildings and the Jeffries Currey Memorial Library at the Dudley Public School on 1st May 1976.
The Hon. Neil Pickard BA, Dip Ed, LTH, MLA Minister for Education J.F. Turnell Principal J. Buggie BSC, AGR Director-General of Education J. Richard Face MLA Member for Charlestown

 

Dedication date: 

1941-05-24 00:00:00.0
 
 

Recorded by: 

Mr Robert McLardy
 

Established date: 

1941
 

Location/surrounding area: 

151 43 00E / 32 59 21S9232-3S Wallsend 1:25000 GDA94
 

Address Data: 

corner Ocean and Boundary Streets
Foyer of the Dudley Public School Library,Dudley Public School
Dudley NSW 2290
 
 

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Veterans Listed

Rank FirstName LastNamesort descending Conflict Status Link
Pte William Matthew Currey World War 1 view
Capt Clarence Smith Jeffries World War 1 KIA view