Teamster Memorial - NT

  Point of Interest

Position

DEG: -21.898371 133.576508
DMS: 21º 53' 54.13" S 133º 34' 35.43" E
UTM: 53 K 7577740mN 352950mE
Altitude: 502m

Description

Address & Contact

Stuart Hwy
Anmatjere NT 0872
Phone: N/A
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Information

The Teamster Memorial commemorates C.Palmer who died during the construction of the Overland Telegraph line in 1871.

The Australian Overland Telegraph Line was a 3200 km telegraph line that connected Darwin with Port Augusta in South Australia. Completed in 1872 the Overland Telegraph Line allowed fast communication between Australia and the rest of the world.

An additional section was added in 1877 with the completion of the Western Australian section of the line. It was one of the great engineering feats of 19th century Australia and probably the most significant milestone in Australia's telegraphic history.
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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Territory Grape Farm at 01/12:30pm CST
Distance from Teamster Memorial 61.82km S
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
31.4°C26.0°C16%2.6°C1015.4hPa0.0mmENE20km/hr
11knots
30km/hr
16knots

Closest Climatic Station

Territory Grape Farm
Distance from Teamster Memorial 61.82km S
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C37.536.233.930.425.322.222.525.230.233.035.436.3
Mean Min. °C21.821.819.514.49.26.05.17.012.015.618.621.0
Mean Rain mm57.268.021.917.324.19.04.65.010.916.531.946.6

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