St Helena Island eBooks

The St Helena Island Community is on a mission to uncover new information about St Helena Island’s history and we want to share it with you.

We have just launched our new eBook series ‘Sites of St Helena.’ Part 1 – ‘The Southern Flats’ is now here.

This eBook are designed to fill the gap in self-guided tour information for people accessing St Helena Island, or just those that are fascinated with the island’s heritage and want to know more.

Designed to be easily downloadable and readable, these eBooks share images, facts and events connected with each of the major structures or natural landscapes on the island. Each page focuses on one site, detailing specific information about its construction and use during the long history of St Helena Island, including the prison era.

The first in the series – The St Helena Island sites – Southern Flats – covers 17 sites on the lower, southern end of the island. It includes sites around the Jetty, Indigenous midden, Sugar mill and paddocks, lime kiln and the cemetery sites. A map also highlights each specific location, so you can easily guide yourself around the lower portion of St Helena Island.

This digital book is available for purchase now for just $5. Just head to the ‘Shop’ page and click on the link to start the process to download your copy.

Need more? Our other eBook ‘The St Helena Island Warders’ Children’s cemetery’ is still available, FREE to download.

This booklet contains original research on the deaths and burials of Warders’ children on St Helena Island, researched by Belinda Daly. This booklet is a perfect complement to the St Helena Island Sites – Southern Flats ebook as it addsd extra detailed information on each grave in this unique site.

This eBook is available to download for free. Just head to the ‘Shop page to download your FREE copy.