SOUTHERN CEMETERY ONLINE TOUR


Following on from last month's post, we are pleased to present local historian Gregor Campbell's video tour of Dunedin's historic Southern Cemetery, recorded as part of the 2021 Ōtepoti Dunedin Heritage Festival.


Part 1



Part 2




Part 3





For more details on each story, Gregor has provided these links to his excellent blog, In Loving Memory.



Octagon fire - Wilson family


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2019/02/calamitous-fire-at-octagon.html


Edward Peters


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2021/10/edward-peters-aka-black-peter-first.html


Boyes VC


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/06/duncan-boyes-vc-and-two-graves.html


Dunedin Fire Brigade


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2021/10/the-men-of-dunedin-volunteer-fire.html


Rev Thomas Campbell


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2019/11/the-pride-of-yarra-death-in-his-most.html


John Bevin


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/02/honour-600-1060-sergeant-major-john.html


St John Branigan


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/09/police-commissioner-st-john-branigan.html


16th Chief of Glengarry


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/08/alexander-ranaldson-macdonell-17th-earl.html


Prince Lubecki


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/02/the-princes-lubecki-of-poland.html


F/O Gourley


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2017/08/failed-to-eject.html


James Grennan


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2019/04/sergeant-major-james-grennan-1830.html


Agnes McPhee


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2017/08/a-shocking-tragedy.html


Daniel Francis Murphy


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/09/daniel-francis-murphy-and-shamrock.html


Edward Theomin


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2020/05/52820-sergeant-edward-moritz-theomin.html


Samuel Saltzman


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/02/samuel-saltzman-obe.html


Yan Sue Cot


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2021/08/yan-sue-cot-1850-12111895.html


Dewar Family


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2021/01/the-cumberland-street-tragedy-of-1880.html


Tumoerangi


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2019/05/watai-tumeorangi-1839-13121869.html


Janet McIntyre


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/08/unhappy-families-reids-and-mcintyes.html


Thomas Campbell


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2017/08/dear-little-thomas.html


Muriel Smyth


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/09/our-little-muriel.html


Albert Vernon Campbell


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2018/04/albert-vernon-campbell-of-hms-neptune.html


William Valpy


https://otagotaphophile.blogspot.com/2019/03/the-political-assassination-and.html



Video credit: Foyer Projects 2021