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Cemetery of the Week #70: Kensal Green Cemetery

Kensal Green Cemetery Harrow Road between Scrubs Lane and Ladbroke Grove London, W10 4RA, England Telephone: +44 020 8969 0152 Email: fokgc@hotmail.com (Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery) Founded: 1832 Size: 72 acres (not 77 acres, as some sources state) Number … Continue reading

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Photographic Exploration of Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey: The Monuments by Joe Whitlock Blundell My rating: 4 of 5 stars With over a thousand years of history behind it, Westminster Abbey is the repository of memory in the heart of London. Anyone who is anyone in … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #63: Westminster Abbey

Collegiate Church of St. Peter at Westminster, known as Westminster Abbey City of Westminster, 20 Deans Yard, London, SW1P 3PA, United Kingdom Telephone: +44(0)20 7222 5152 Founded: 960 Number of Interments and Memorials: 500? Open: Usually open to visitors from … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #48: Kawaiaha’o Churchyard

Kawaiaha’o Church 957 Punchbowl Street at King Street Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-5042 Telephone: (808) 522-1333 Church founded: 1820 Oldest known burial: 1825 Size: 3 acres Number of interments: more than 900 A product of the original Mission Church movement founded in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Old Fashioned

Although he was king of England, Crusader Richard the Lionheart spent very little time in England — and did not, in fact, speak English.  He grew up at his mother’s court in Aquitane, in Southern France.  All in all, Richard … Continue reading

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