Jack Roads

One of the stories from the 2013 project: Who were they? People who shaped Victor Harbor and for whom our parks and reserves are named.

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Jack Roads Reserve is situated on the corner of Broderick Terrace and Warne Street, Victor Harbor

This reserve was named after Jack Roads, a painter and decorator, who lived in the house opposite. He played cricket and football for Encounter Bay and was a keen golfer.

Jack was married to Verna and they had two sons, John and Kym. He died 24 August 1978 and is buried in the Victor Harbor Cemetery.

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