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World War One: the War Years Calendar

The 2015 local history calendar was launched today by Mayor Michael
Britten at Bega library. The theme of the calendar is ‘World War One: the War Years’. 245 more words

Bega

Hudson Cemetery

One morning, I took a walk through a nearby cemetery and took pictures with my camera phone. There is a stillness and barrenness when it begins to grow cold that makes me want to visit the cemeteries. 77 more words

Cemeteries

Iron and Stone. Memorial Art and History.

For such hard elements, I find it impressive that man can form stone and iron in so many ways. It seems that older memorial stones and gates are more detailed than modern ones. 159 more words

Photography Challenges

Landmark. History, stone and art.

As I get older, I realize I am drawn to cemeteries. Not in a creepy way, but for the art of stone. Particularly older ones that is. 156 more words

Photography Challenges

Out of Death, Life: Beautiful Renewal

I’m a self-confessed cemetery-phile and can think of no better way to spend Halloween than in graveyards. I’m not talking about hanging out there in the dead of night to scare myself silly (though I have no problem being in them at night and don’t find them frightening). 465 more words

Jamie Gray