The very dawn of settlement’ surveyed from Galong Cemetery


Max Barrett, C SS R, self-published, 2006.

This is a much-enlarged edition of Fr Barrett’s earlier publication detailing the burials and biographical information of those whose mortal remains to lie within the stone-walled Galong cemetery. Founded in the 1830s by Tipperary-born emancipist Edward Ryan, the cemetery became the final resting place of dozens of early pioneers and in particular those of Ryan’s birthplace – Ireland. Information on burials at Mylora and other isolated burial sites in the district are also included.

Soft cover, 268 pages, 25 X 17.5 cm, color and black and white illustrations, indexes, plans, appendices.

$35.00 plus $14.00 postage.