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Jack gets a headstone after 113 years

Photos by Lyn McConnell. Headstone donated by Grave Tales’ readers and Markwell & Swan Memorials, Warrnambool. Read an extract of Jack’s story below. At last, after 113 years, Jack received a headstone! We’re very proud to be able to put a headstone on 17-year-old-sailor, Jack Denham’s grave, thanks to our […]

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Mrs Eileen Welch… we thank you!

We are thrilled that Mrs Eileen Welch, 106 years-old, who features in our ‘Grave Tales: Bruce Highway’ book, had the chance to read it! Eileen pictured with her very handsome husband, Thomas (departed) was five when a cyclone hit Mackay. Eileen lived in George Street, and her family survived, but […]

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Donation to the Kuttabul Commemoration Project

Thanks to our ‘Grave Tales: Sydney’ paperback buyers, we’re very proud to donate $150 to the Kuttabul Commemoration Project. Gary Traynor and his volunteers are passionate about honouring the memory of Kenneth Killeen (featured in our book) and the other 20 courageous men who lost their lives that night of […]

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Coming next – Grave Tales: True Crime

Before we head to Melbourne to begin our ‘Grave Tales: Melbourne’ volume mid-year, we’ve taken a slight deviation! In April, we’re bringing out our first ‘Grave Tales: True Crime’ volume. It’s full of fascinating, historic crimes – villians, victims and heroes. We can’t wait to share it with you in […]