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Under the Flight Path

I am hemmed in
by rhododendrons
and poor-fruit
rusty brambles,

here part-hidden,
with lost headstones,
by bleached grasses,
I am waiting for you

(sat on Sarah Newlyn’s… 63 more words


The Antiquity of Kilmartin Churchyard, Scotland

Kilmartin Parish Church stands in the centre of  Kilmartin Glen, and just south down the glen, are a profusion of prehistoric remains, including a linear cemetery, numerous standing stones, and several sites with cup and ring carved rocks.   334 more words


John Olofsson Stille, Supporter of the Swedish Lutheran Church (1646-1746)

John Stille, Olof Stille’s youngest son, was born in 1646 (and therefore at Techoherassi, New Sweden). He moved with his father to Moyamensing by 1664 and owned his father’s quarter interest in this property by 1685. 308 more words