The cemetery is about one kilometre along this road, on your right. Tuapeka Mouth Cemetery Tuapeka Mouth is a farming locality at the mouth of the Tuapeka River, on the east bank of the Clutha River, 20 kilometres south-west of Tuapeka Flat, 27 kilometres south-west of Lawrence and 35 kilometres north-west of Balclutha.History of the cemetery – a Public Meeting was called at the school house on 20 April 1896 to elect members as trustees on the Cemetery Reserve committee. Kaitangata is 13 kilometres south-east of Balclutha, on the Matau branch of the Clutha River. He left a widow, Agnes Thomson, and four young children. Tuapeka Mouth is a farming locality at the mouth of the Tuapeka River, on the east bank of the Clutha River, 20 kilometres south-west of Tuapeka Flat, 27 kilometres south-west of Lawrence and 35 kilometres north-west of Balclutha.On the go and no time to finish that story right now?Your News is the place for you to save content to read later from any device.BEAUMONT (DUNKELD) CEMETERY – when travelling from Dunedin do not cross the Beaumont bridge but instead, as you approach the bridge, turn left along Weardale Street. He left a widow and six children residing in Dunedin. Most deaths seemed to involve people under 40 years of age (21 of the first 44 burials).The street is no exit and is partially tar sealed and then gravelled. Many of these were babies or toddlers who died from typhoid fever, heart failure or were victims of fire.An interesting trip, if one is travelling from Central Otago, is down the road which runs beside the Clutha River, ending up at Balclutha. He found a large saw under one of the trees and got it sandblasted.This route takes you past forests, and at Tuapeka Mouth there exists the only punt in New Zealand. Names were added to the saw and a shelter was built.
Most of the Holy Trinity Anglican Church records are in the Hocken Collections in Dunedin and many of the registers contain records relating to churches in nearby districts, including Waitahuna, Waipori, Greenfield, Clydevale, Beaumont and Roxburgh. Her relative, Robert Stansfield married Lil Carlton and later died in give some haunting statistics.Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later.NZCity obtains weather data from multiple sources and occasionally the different sources can produce differing forecasts, however we believe having multiple sources contributes to a more compelling and interesting weather section, and a great point of difference to most major NZ web sites - who often use the same single forecaster. New Zealand City disclaims all liability or responsibility for any loss or damage that may result from the action or failure to act by any person in reliance on any information provided herein.In 1855 John Lovell became the area’s first resident, and the first sale of town sections took place in 1862. The Clutha River can be crossed here by a ferry known as the “Tuapeka punt”.Flax mills were established at Kaitangata and Wangaloa around 1868, and coal mining began soon afterwards. This punt is the sole survivor of a number of punts across the Clutha River and the last non-motorised river ferry in the Southern Hemisphere.The Kaitangata Coal Company began in 1872 and was re-formed as the Kaitangata Railway and Coal Company in 1875. The Tuapeka Mouth school opened in 1870 and was closed in 1949.