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Revisiting Soldier’s Corner

The last time I was in Arnos Vale Cemetery in Bristol was October 2015, and on that visit I discovered that the original ledger stones had been installed on what is known as “Soldier’s Corner”. This area was established by … Continue reading

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Photo Essay: Cemetery Cats and other wildlife

The nice thing about gravehunting is that you don’t only see graves, you see so many other things too, as well as small wildlife or animals. The one animal that I tend to spot quite often in cemeteries are cats. … Continue reading

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St Mary Redcliffe in Bristol

The Church of St Mary Redcliffe.,      Continuing from where we left off… I heard St Mary Redcliffe and could see the spire long before I actually got to the church. It is a tall spire too, and the … Continue reading

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Return to Bristol

I did my first trip to Bristol in January of 2014, and the main object of that exercise was to  have a look at Arnos Vale Cemetery and photograph as many of the CWGC graves that I could find in … Continue reading

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A visit to Arnos Vale in Bristol.

It was a light bulb moment when I realised that there was another of those Victorian cemeteries just “up the street” as it were. Arnos Vale (aka Arno’s Vale) is about an hour away by 1st Great Western. I had … Continue reading

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