Canterbury New Zealand
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THE OAMARU CEMETERY , which has frontages to Greta and Test Streets, and to the town boundary, was opened about the year 1860. It is a triangular plot of ground, containing twelve acres, and is well kept, being planted with ornamental trees and flower borders. There are two entrances - one on the north, and the other on the east; and the caretaker's residence is in Test Street, opposite the north entrance.
(The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Otago & Southland Provincial Districts] page 551)