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Photo Spam For Photo Friday 
2nd-Feb-2016 03:46 pm
Mum
Sorry this post is even later ... Photobucket was down over the weekend and now it, or my computer seems to be on a go-slow!  Then yesterday I was very breathless - so much so I have spent the last couple of days in and out the hospital checking whether I had a pulmonary embolism.  However eveything is 100% OK, so just viral still.  But good to have a full MOT!

Anyway - Higher Cemetery Exeter ...
Going through the main entrance
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The Children's area.  Therre is a huge area placed along one side just for burials of children under one year old.
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Mum's grave
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This memorial can be seen in the background of mum's photo.  It is to commemorate over 160 people who died in a fire at an Exeter theatre in 1887.  Until very recently this was a worldwide memorial as the greatest number of people killed in such a way.
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Next to the memorial -
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One of the 2 chapels
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... in front of which are 2 war memorials.  The standing white cross has the name from WWI, while the plaques on the floor are those from WWII
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Jiffy and I will go back soon to find some of the other special areas, and memorials.
Comments 
2nd-Feb-2016 11:42 pm (UTC)
It's a lovely, peaceful place. I like how Jiffy works his way into most photos. He's a darling dog.
3rd-Feb-2016 03:16 pm (UTC)
It is a lovely part of a lovely cemetery, as soon as we heard the numbers we realised that it was perfect for her (them)

I was suprised when I looked at the photos how often Jiffy was looking at the camera!!
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