St. John's Cemetery, Parramatta

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  • You can see Westfield from here, it’s on O’Connor Street, this is so steeped in history. The oldest stone I could read was 1819, wow, that’s two hundred years ago!! The sayings are wonderful, here lie...  more »
  • A great block of real-estate but is just another cemetery of little significance on a world scale. I went because of family connections and it was hard to find the ancestors grave. This is a place tha...  more »
  • I've been here two times, when I was a kid on an excursion in primary school. We got to learn about the first fleet people who are buried here and some bush rangers. When the tour ended, I ran back to the entrance and tripped over a foot stone. My bad. The second time was just recently. We found a cabbage and a flower on a grave. Odd experiences both times. The history of the place is interesting. It is well kept. They had half mowed the grass when I visited so some of my photos turned out creepy. All I needed was a bit of fog to complete it.
  • The oldest remaining European burial ground in Australia. The burial site of Henry Dodd, a “First Fleeter” & “Faithful Servant of Governor Phillip” is located towards the rear. He was a butler who had ‘sound farm knowledge.’ Died 28.01.1791.

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