Birdseye Highway Memorial - SA

  Historic Site


DEG: -33.67889 136.872604
DMS: 33º 40' 44" S 136º 52' 21.38" E
UTM: 53 H 6271874mN 673591mE
Altitude: 61m


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Lincoln Hwy
Cowell SA 5602
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The monument for Sylvia Jessie Katherine Birdseye was erected to perpetuate and acknowledge her outstanding service.

Sylvia introduced overland mail and passenger bus services between Adelaide and the Eyre Peninsula in 1928. It is estimated that Sylvia drove over 4 million miles in 43 years. The Birdseye Highway, Cleve is named after her.
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Closest Weather Station

TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Cleve Aerodrome
Distance from Birdseye Highway Memorial 34.36km W
Mean Max. °C28.928.625.923.419.116.015.516.920.222.725.927.2
Mean Min. °C16.016.414.412.310.
Mean Rain mm15.018.822.524.938.043.543.943.736.629.520.723.6

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