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18-March-2019
18-March-2019

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The cemetery is a memorial to the pioneers when the only access was by ships where they disembarked at Harvey`s Return.

 

 

Location

Address:Playford Highway, Cape Borda, 5223
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.751975
Long: 136.632468
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Cemetery
Monument Theme:Landscape
Sub-Theme:Settlement
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Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1984
Front Inscription

Harvey`s Return Cemetery

This cemetery is the resting place of sixteen persons who lived at the Cape Borda Lighthouse complex.

The earliest contemporary record is the burial of Captain Woodward of 13th September 1858.

'A memorial to those early pioneers when the only access to this area was by ship at Harvey`s Return.`

Erected by the Department of Transport 1984.

Source: MA
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