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#19959 - Colverwell Graves: A Case for Urgent Action

Resource ID
19959
Title/subtitle
Colverwell Graves: A Case for Urgent Action
Author/Creator
McAlister, Colin
Format
Journal article
Identifier
cemeteries; Kowen; Glenburn
Publisher
Canberra & District Historical Society
Physical description
11p; illus. with photographs, map
Summary
The Colverwell graves at Kowen are the oldest known ones marked by headstones in the ACT, dating back to 1837. The article describes where the graveyard is, provides a history of the Colverwell family and the current condition of the heritage site and argues the need for its protection.
Location
Journals
Availability
Not for loan. Copies may be purchased.
Notes
An update on the conservation of the graves is provided in the Canberra Historical Journal of September 2005 (No.56)