Tag Archives: graveyards

At Cypress Lawn this Weekend

This Sunday, September 16, I will show some of my favorite photographs from 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die at one of my favorite cemeteries in the book, Colma’s Cypress Lawn Memorial Park. Cypress Lawn was founded in the 1890s as … Continue reading

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Win a Copy of Wish You Were Here

Tell me your favorite graveyard in the comments below and win a paperback copy of Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel. I’ll pick one winner at random on Halloween. Almost every tourist destination has a graveyard. You go … Continue reading

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Facebook Groups: Graveyard Detectives

Graveyard Detectives Administrator: Laurence John Manton https://www.facebook.com/groups/191812074214391/ 405 members Q: There are a lot of cemetery aficionado groups on Facebook. What sets yours apart? A: Graveyard Detectives provides a home for those interested in the World of Graveyards and Cemeteries. … Continue reading

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Cemeteries on the Weather Channel

One of the reporters for the Weather Channel contacted me last week with some questions about how weather affects cemeteries.  The story went up on Thursday.  It’s accompanied by some beautiful photos (not mine) — and it’s added a few … Continue reading

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