Dawson Cemetery, South Australia

Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, South Australia is included in the One Place Studies Directory

Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, South Australia is the first AustralianCemetery Study‘ to be included in the One Place Studies Directory.

The town of Dawson no longer exists, however some buildings, ruins of the hotel and the war memorial obelisk remain.

The first documented burial in the Dawson Cemetery took place in 1883. There are 162 burials documented in Council records, and the cemetery is still operating.

There is also a plaque listing deaths in the surrounding areas for which there is no known burial location. Some of the people listed were actually buried in other cemeteries in the district.

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