JF Archibald's grave cleanup
It's about time, as this man gave Australia so much. He reposes at Sydney's Waverley Cemetery, near Henry Lawson, Lawrence Hargrave, Mary Gilmore and many other famous Australians.
There is another fascinating tale about a grave restoration at Waverley Cemetery. It involves the grave of Henry Kendall, and the efforts of Henry Lawson's mother Louisa Lawson, 'Mother of Womanhood Suffrage', to make a fitting monument for that great poet -- but there is a twist. I tell that yarn here.
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