Category Archives: Cemetery

The Grave of Wallace Hartley

Article by Peter Farley. Originally posted on allatsea  26/10/2014 by JA The Titanic disaster made many heroes, some remained below decks, keeping lights burning and steam flowing, others stepped back so that a stranger might live. Many sacrificed their lives … Continue reading

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Retrospective: South African Scottish Memorial in Brixton Cemetery

This memorial to the South African Scottish Regiment used to appear on the local map books but I was never able to find it. It appears as if it had been damaged by a contractor and the remains were dumped … Continue reading

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