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Charters Towers Cemetery
Charters Towers, Charters Towers Area

Free Entry

07 4761 5533
tourinfo@charterstowers.qld.gov.au

Description

Charters Towers Cemetery was established in 1895. It is the resting place for a number of interesting local characters including Jupiter Mosman who, as local lore has it, was one of the party that discovered gold at Charters Towers; Doctor Leonard Redmond who discovered Australian dengue fever; Fredrick Pfeiffer owner of the rich Day Dawn PC Mine and James Knenniff who was the last bushranger in Queensland.

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The Charters Towers Visitor Information Centre has the cemetery records for both the Pioneer and Charters Towers cemeteries. Or if it is family history you are seeking, why not contact the Charters Towers and Dalrymple Archives Group or the Charters Towers Family History Association Incorporated. These groups aim to promote and preserve research into local and family history for the benefit of the community.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
    Non-assisted Access
  • Car park
    Car park

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking

Open Times

Note: Open daily at all hours.

Other Information

Children:
Children and school excursions welcome. Must be supervised at all times.

How To Get There

Pick up a Heritage Walking Map from the visitor information centre located on the T intersection of Mossman and Gill Streets. Ask for directions.


Free Entry


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