The most prevalent form of sandstone gravestone
in Erie Street Cemetery is the tablet.
The service will cost 1 million yen, including the gravestone
box and sutra-reading service, if paid by the end of this month, with an annual maintenance fee of 5,000 yen.
Twenty-four children's gravestones
in a Muslim cemetery in Kuala Lumpur have been stolen over the past two years for suspected use in rituals to predict winning lottery numbers, the Malay Mail newspaper reported Wednesday.
None of this stuff is documented," laments Ruth Shapleigh-Brown, executive director of the Connecticut Gravestone
Network, an organization devoted to preservation of cemeteries and recovery of stolen items.
We are thrilled to have the Farber Gravestone
Collection online, so people have the opportunity to freely explore the rich early history of our country and its founders, many of whom are memorialized in the grave markers that make up this fascinating collection," says AAS President Ellen Dunlap.
It is believed more than 100 gravestones
and memorials were badly damaged the previous night at the historic site, which opened in 1864 and ceased as an active cemetery ceased as an active cemetery in 1975.
The Friends of St Germain's Church were contacted after a gravestone
dated 1745 was uncovered in a Marske couple's back garden.
A white marble gravestone
was vandalised, along with a window, door and car park sign.
Between what two dates was the gravestone
If your ancestors were poor as church mice, then paying someone to inscribe words upon a gravestone
would be the last thing on their minds; rather, they would have been concentrating on more pressing things such as putting bread on the table.
marking the final resting place of Cardiff City's FA Cup winning captain Fred Keenor could be re-laid at the Bluebirds' new ground.
of the founder of a famous Liverpool department store has been given a makeover.