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Mortis Street Cemetery

Item details

Name of item: Mortis Street Cemetery
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Cemeteries and Burial Sites
Category: Cemetery/Graveyard/Burial Ground
Primary address: 1 Mortis Street, Goulburn, NSW 2580
Parish: Goulburn
County: Argyle
Local govt. area: Goulburn Mulwaree
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT1 DP782646
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
1 Mortis StreetGoulburnGoulburn MulwareeGoulburnArgylePrimary Address
4 Cemetery StreetGoulburnGoulburn Mulwaree  Alternate Address

Statement of significance:

The Old Goulburn Cemetery, Mortis Street, has a high strategic and cultural heritage value. Some of the monuments have individual heritage significance for their historical, technical and creative elements. The cemetery is important in representing both the social and aesthetic elements of a community. It is a commemorative landscape of memory with the graves and monuments important as individual sites of family remembrance. They demonstrate many aspects of Goulburn’s community heritage including the development of the city and the genealogical and religious make up of the community. Botanical elements of cemetery’s design and technical and artistic representation in ironwork and monumental mason’s skills are integral components.
Date significance updated: 19 Mar 12
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Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental PlanGoulburn Mulwaree Local Environmental Plan 2009I25620 Feb 09   

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The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2933172

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