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Rare Roman headstone uncovered in England

(CNN) – A rare Roman tombstone discovered facedown weeks ago in England proved to be even more spectacular on Wednesday, when archaeologists turned it over. 343 more words



The proliferation of social media and smart phones have blurred the lines between our real and online lives. But what happens when we kick the bucket? 42 more words



Unplowed graveyard road
Jesus walking on the snow
Arms outstretched, downhill

Mother Visiting Cemetery Finds Daughter's Grave Marker Missing

CANON CITY, Colo. (CBS4) – A community is rallying around a mother after someone stole her daughter’s unique headstone.

A bear marked the grave of Hope Littig, an infant who died just moments after being born in 2001. 121 more words


Angel Heads, St Mary's Church, Houghton-on-the-Hill, Norfolk

There are not that many headstones in the graveyard of St Mary’s Church, Houghton-on-the-Hill in Norfolk, but I did find these few 18th century angel heads.   17 more words


Confessions of a gravestone 'jumper' (and the story of a Maidstone headstone)

Why is it that I always get caught out when I’m doing something slightly unusual?  Other people get away with doing all sorts of things but I don’t, I get caught. 295 more words

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