30 July 2011

Where is Brisbane's Oldest Surviving Municipal Cemetery?

Discover where you can find Brisbane's oldest surviving municipal cemetery.

This story can be read at 'South Brisbane Cemetery'.

Discover where you can find Brisbane's oldest survivng municipal cemetery.
Jane Hockings' headstone, portion 8A, South
Brisbane Cemetery (BRGHS)



08 July 2011

The Only Woman Hanged

Read about a play on the life of Ellen Thomson, the 'only woman hanged' in Queensland.

This story can be read at 'A Scaffold High'

Ellen Thomson, hanged at Boggo Road Faol in 1887. (Queensland State Archives)
Ellen Thomson. (Queensland State Archives)