Isle of the Dead

Between 1833 – 1877 around 1100 people were buried at this settlement cemetery. The Isle of the Dead is the final resting place for military and civil officers, their wives and children, and convicts. The most common causes of death among convicts were industrial accidents and respiratory disease.

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Port Arthur Historic Site, Arthur Highway, Port Arthur


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