St Peters Publications has produced three books for those interested in history:
Written by Laurel Horton
Grave Reflections was published in 1996 to celebrate the centenary of the closing of St Peters Church, Cooks River’s Victorian Graveyard. It contains the story of the graveyard, a statistical analysis of the ages of the people buried there, biographical details on over 250 families and a complete burial list.
Cost $12 plus $5 postage
‘Stanley, A Young Man’s Colonial Experience’
Rev. Stanley Howard writing to his family in England, 1872 – 1878
Written by Rev. Stanley Howard, Edited by Laurel Horton
Stanley looks at the life of Stanley Howard, a curate at St Peters Church. In 1872, for the good of his health, he sails for Australia. From that moment he records his everyday existence in letters to his family in England.
Cost $20 plus $15 postage
‘St Peters Anglican Church, Cooks River 1838 – 1988’
Written by Laurel Horton & Tom Halls
Details the history of the church and its congregation during this period.
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