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Ned Kelly's funeral - 133 years late!

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annis
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Ned Kelly's funeral - 133 years late!

Post by annis » Fri January 18th, 2013, 4:41 am

Notorious 19th century Irish-Australian bushranger Ned Kelly finally gets the funeral he requested - a Catholic funeral mass followed by a family burial - 133 years after he was hanged.

Story here:

http://www.bordermail.com.au/story/1243 ... day/?cs=55

and here

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/ja ... -laid-rest

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Post by parthianbow » Mon January 21st, 2013, 11:17 am

Interesting, and poignant. Thanks, Annis.
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