I've photographed many old headstones in this and other graveyards in the area and some date back to the late 1800's. I find it interesting to read the headstones, especially the older ones. Some have colour added to graphics, others have fallen down and are broken, and some have statues. But what I find interesting is reading the information on the old headstones. For example, in one St. John's cemetery I saw a lot of young children's graves all together and they died the same year. Why would there be so many children around the same time? What disease was circulating a hundred years ago?
If you are interested in seeing more photos of graveyards, let me know and I'll share more later in the year.
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