Old Burial Ground

Principal cemetery for the town of Sydney between 1792 and 1820, after which the site became neglected and dangerous. In 1869 the graves were largely exhumed when the site was redeveloped for the Sydney Town Hall.

Milestone
Opened
1792
Buried
08 Jun 1795
Buried
28 Aug 1803
Buried
16 Jun 1810
Buried
06 Apr 1811
Buried
14 Sep 1819
Closed
1820
Buried
08 Dec 1832
Name
Alternate
Cathedral Close cemetery
Alternate
George Street Burial Ground
Alternate
Old Sydney Burial Ground
Property
Superseded by
Type