Tuesday, 24 June 2014

in memoriam






















Without further ado, here's some of my favourite headstones from St. George's Fields. I love pillars that are slightly pompous. I love the tree that has had to grow around one of the gravestones. I love cute and a little unusual details. And I love the sweet words engraved on them.

7 comments :

Nadieyaa Gibb said...

nice photos! :)

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Amanda said...

I really like the one that looks like a star with an angel underneath but you can just make out the angel because it's so weatherbeaten xx

Krysten Quiles said...

I always like to think about the lives that people that have passed have lead...

Sam said...

These tombstones are quite interesting. Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by :)

amy said...

I love visiting graveyards.. they're so peaceful.
xx

Corinne said...

I love your posts like this! I find graveyards so mesmerising!

Corinne x
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Laura said...

Nadieyaa Gibb - thank you, gal! and i'm sorry i don't do follow for follow, but i'll be sure to check out your blog! :-) x

Amanda - that is such a pretty one, dear! i was so disappointed when i couldn't make out what the text that goes around the circle says, but the weatherbeatenness does add its own charm:-) xx

Krysten Quiles - i am like that too, honey:-) and older graves give so much more clues to that with their little pictures or just by stating one's profession etc.! xx

Sam - so they are, hen! x

amy - ah, i know, doll! nice to know that i'm not the only one that enjoys a wee stroll among the graves, haha:-) xx

Corinne - ah, good to hear that these are appreciated, haha:-) and mesmerizing is just the word to describe them, lady! xx