Tag Archives: statuary

Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

After our visit to Il Cimitero degli Inglesi, I read the little booklet available from the cemetery office.  It said that many of the people buried in the “English” Cemetery were in fact Italians, who had been persecuted for their … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #73: Woodmere Cemetery

Woodmere Cemetery 9400 W Fort Street Detroit, Michigan 48209 Telephone: (313) 841-0188 Founded: 1867 Size: 250 acres Number of interments: more than 40,000 Open: Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. On Sundays, … 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 #62: Sunset Hills Cemetery

Sunset Hills Cemetery G-4413 Flushing Road Flint, Michigan 48504 Telephone: (810) 732-0260 Founded: 1926 Number of interments: Findagrave lists more than 4500. Open: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. in summer, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. in winter Sunset Hills Cemetery … Continue reading

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