Grave concerns for small town cemetery caught up in Anglican property sell-off

September 24, 2018 5:51 pm

A small town is fearful that graves at its local cemetery will be damaged or destroyed if the Anglican Church sells it off, but the church says it is the responsibility of government to protect cemeteries.

St Michaels and All Angels Church, in the dairy farming hamlet of Pyengana, in the north east of Tasmania, is one of the churches on a list of proposed sales, but it is the future of the graveyard that is especially worrying to this community.

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