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Photograph of gravestone of Joseph Benson Walker, West Hobart, Tasmania

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Walker, Joseph Benson Photograph of gravestone of Joseph Benson Walker, West Hobart, Tasmania. [Image] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Photograph of gravestone of Joseph Benson Walker taken in the Quaker (Society of Friends) Burial Ground established in 1836 at Mellifont Street, West Hobart, Tasmania until it was closed in 1912. The gravestones have been moved to the edge of what is now the Friends' Park, a recreational park and children's playground. Inscription reads: 'Joseph Benson Walker, - Died 24 of 12 Month 1877. Aged 26 Years and 3 Months - Son of G.W.Walker'.

Item Type: Image
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, Religious history, social history, Australia, gravestone, burial ground, west hobart, cemetery, mellifont street, friends park, joseph benson walker
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Date Deposited: 23 Oct 2011 23:23
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:23
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/12066
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