Friends of St Kilda Cemetery - AGM and talk by Susan Grant on Joseph Panton

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Susan Grant is a Committee Member of the Flinders District Historical Society and the Port Phillip Pioneers Group. Susan's fascination with Joseph Panton started with her interest in his land holdings in Flinders. Panton arrived from Scotland to manage his uncle’s sheep station in Mangalore and remarkably went on to be a highly influential public official and pioneer. He was a Goldfield Commissioner, Police Magistrate, geologist, winemaker, explorer, land speculator, pastoralist, and artist. Panton is buried in the St Kilda Cemetery.

This is a free event, morning tea provided, the AGM runs from 10am, the talk begins at 10.30am. Bookings essential. Email info@foskc.org; Ring 9531 3648 or 0422 379 053

Image: J A Panton Headstones at St Kilda Cemetery, Port Phillip Local History Collection

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    Port Phillip Heritage Centre
    195 Bank Street
    South Melbourne
    Vic 3205
    Australia

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