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Monument at the front of the cemetery list the names of all those who are buried in unmarked graves .

The area was used as cemetery from a very early period. The first known burial was in 1860, the last in 1948. In 1970 the Richmond River Historical Society and Council relocated headstones to a memorial area and recorded names of other burials on memorial plaques. the area was opened as Memorial Rest Park in 1971. The area is associated with Aboriginal burials (in unmarked graves).

Location

Address:2 Nimbin Road, Lismore, 2480
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -28.801468
Long: 153.262524
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

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

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:1971
Source: MA
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