Pioneer Cemetery, Darlot, Western Australia, Australia

Pioneer Cemetery
Darlot
Western Australia, Australia

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Pioneer Cemetery, Darlot

Darlot Cemetery, sometimes known as Woodarra Cemetery or Lake Darlot is situated in the outback of Western Australia 260 kms North East of Leonora. It is on Woodarra Rd on Leonora's Loop.
GPS Latitude and Longitude 27o 55' 1210 17' 57c

About 20 burials apparently have occurred here although there are only 5 headstones plus 8 plaques for those who were transferred from Horseman's Gully burial ground by Forsyth Mining in 1995.

This isolated area produced a gold rush in 1895 and in the first year water and provisions were scarce. A number of newspaper articles can be sourced through the site http://trove.nla.gov.au


The GPR holds 13 grave and 19 person records for the cemetery.

The status of the photographing of the cemetery is believed to be complete.

There have been 4 requests for photographs from the cemetery.

The latest details for the cemetery were added on 01 February 2015

Cemetery Plan

No cemetery plan available


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