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GRAVEYARDS......

Postby Lone Groover » Sun Mar 06, 2011 7:24 am

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Postby Uncle Oswald » Wed Oct 16, 2013 7:06 pm

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Postby banjo » Wed Oct 16, 2013 7:28 pm

uncle oswald........merr like uncle fester.
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Postby Uncle Oswald » Wed May 21, 2014 2:24 pm

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Postby BTJustice » Tue Sep 23, 2014 7:40 pm

This is a picture of the grave in Cathcart cemetery and the man himself.

ImageMark Sheridan by route9autos.co.uk, on Flickr
Interesting story behind this one; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Sheridan

When I saw the address on this one I went to see where the person died;

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ImageCathcart cemetery 21/09/14 by route9autos.co.uk, on Flickr

ImageCathcart cemetery 21/09/14 by route9autos.co.uk, on Flickr
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Postby Volunteer » Mon Nov 10, 2014 11:04 pm

Volunteer here, spotted in a lane off West Prince's Street Glasgow. Revisited today and the stone is missing. The Inscription is a quotation from Writer Aaron Hill. “Tender handed stroke the nettle and it stings you for your pains. Grasp it like a man of mettle and soft as silk remains.” Any one know where this stone went to?
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Postby Volunteer » Sun Nov 16, 2014 10:12 am

Volunteer here, not in a graveyard but located beside Kinning Park Church. Each bench is solid granite and is inscribed with a quotation. The church is in Eaglesham Place and the benches are placed between the church and Paisley Road West.
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Postby Volunteer » Sun Nov 23, 2014 6:04 pm

Volunteer here, in Pollok Park at the back of Pollok House is the stone dedication plaque pictured. It lists the Tenantry and Staff of Nether Pollok who served in the Great War 1949-1919. Not all survived and some have the word killed notated.
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Postby Volunteer » Mon Dec 15, 2014 12:57 am

Volunteer here, Pics of the Mausoleum at Hamilton Retail Park.

Former burial plot for the Dukes of Hamilton. Worth a look.
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Postby Volunteer » Tue Apr 21, 2015 5:28 pm

Volunteer here, A most unusual Memorial at South Lanarkshire Council Crematorium Garden of Remembrance.
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Postby BTJustice » Sun Nov 27, 2016 11:26 am

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Postby Sharon » Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:11 pm

The winter sun is adding proper moody atmosphere there! <3
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Postby Volunteer » Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:29 am

Volunteer here, In the Western Necropolis Glasgow there are Commonwealth War Graves located there. In particular I have noted the 11 Australian Army Graves with a Major of the Royal Army Medical Corps at the centre of the rear line. The group are located on the main road from the gate to the rear of the cemetery. On the left as the road comes out of a dip and rises.

I do not know the history of these plots but there must be story to tell.

My thoughts are the men were World War One wounded returned to Scotland for medical treatment. The units include Australian Infantry, Machine Gun Corps and Australian Artillery.

Some one had placed a single stem Poppy at each grave and I added a stick on poppy to each stone.

The Head Stone of the RAMC Major differs at the to with a check in each top corner. Looking to find out if this is to signify a female burial.

Worth a visit.
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Postby Pit » Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:08 am

I can't seem to view some photos. The ones that i can see look fantastic! I guess some photos were deleted?
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