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Bunbury Pioneer Cemetery - Heritage Tree

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Heritage Listing: Original Bunbury Public Cemetery -
During the mid-1980’s, some headstones from this closed Bunbury [1] Pioneer Park Cemetery were relocated to the current Cemetery and put on display for all to visit.
The headstones from the Original Bunbury Cemetery are now located in rows of ‘pioneer headstones’, placed side by side on an elevated embankment, at the new Bunbury Cemetery.
The old Bunbury Cemetery is now public open space named ‘Pioneer Park’ in recognition of its former use as a burial ground for many of Bunbury’s first settlers. A timber plaque near the Wellington Street entrance reminds visitors of the earlier use. There is now also a commemorative structure which includes a list of names of people believed to have been buried at the site
Pioneer Park Cemetery History - pdf via City of Bunbury [2]
with photos, and, Inventory of People buried, from page 3 to 8.

Pioneer Cemetery, Bunbury
Pioneer Cemetery

People – LifeTree

Some early Pioneers of the Bunbury, and Wellington District
Thomas Neate Maslin (1824 - 1909)
Henry Whittall Venn (1844 - 1908)
Bunbury Pioneer Cemetery from Oz Burials

Pioneer Park Cemetery: History and Inventory


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