“When, in the years to come, the Tennant Creek goldfield is worked out, and the waste from which it sprung reverts to waste, the little cemetery facing the Overland Telegraph Line will tell the poignant tale of strife, adventure, disappointment and grief that attended its rise." - Written 1936
Barkly Regional Council
Phone 08 8962 0000
ATKINS (nee Dunn), MARY CHRISTINA
Partner of Vincent James Atkins, lived at Pindari Flats Tennant Creek, suffered with pneumonia, flown to Alice Springs Hospital where she died. Returned to Tennant Creek for burial.
Family arrived in Tennant Creek from Oodnadatta on the 18th October 1970
(Source - Rob Haines b. 1953 - son)