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Background imageCemetery Collection: Portchester Castle K991184

Portchester Castle K991184
PORTCHESTER CASTLE, Hampshire. View across the site and Portchester Harbour from the top of the keep

Background imageCemetery Collection: Sleeping angel statue, Highgate Cemetery a073906

Sleeping angel statue, Highgate Cemetery a073906
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Hampstead, Greater London. A statue of a sleeping angel. Photographed by John Gay, 1970 s

Background imageCemetery Collection: Lion statue, Highgate Cemetery OP04501

Lion statue, Highgate Cemetery OP04501
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, London. A snow covered, marble statue of a sleeping lion. The statue, lying on top of George Wombwells tomb in Highgate Cemetery depicts Nero his pet lion

Background imageCemetery Collection: Statue of an angel a073601

Statue of an angel a073601
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, West Cemetery, London. The statue of an angel in thought, on the tomb of V W J Adamson. Photographed by John Gay during the early 1980s

Background imageCemetery Collection: Highgate Cemetery a074736

Highgate Cemetery a074736
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Hampstead, London. Statue of an angel pointing skywards above a tomb in the East Cemetery. Photographed by John Gay in 1985

Background imageCemetery Collection: Stokesay Castle in the snow N080708

Stokesay Castle in the snow N080708
STOKESAY CASTLE, Shropshire. View across the snow covered graveyard showing the Gatehouse and the South and North Towers

Background imageCemetery Collection: Highgate Cemetery a073965

Highgate Cemetery a073965
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, West Cemetery, London. The sculpture of a dog guarding the tomb of Thomas Sayers. Photographed by John Gay in 1985

Background imageCemetery Collection: Cat a069843

Cat a069843
BOXGROVE PRIORY, West Sussex. A view of a tabby cat sat on a chest tomb overgrown with grasses and large daisy flowers, in the graveyard immediately to the south of the Priory Church of St Mary

Background imageCemetery Collection: Lindisfarne Priory K011475

Lindisfarne Priory K011475
LINDISFARNE PRIORY, Holy Island, Northumberland. A view of the priory in the late afternoon with Lindisfarne Castle in the distance

Background imageCemetery Collection: Tomb of Karl Marx, Highgate Cemetery a074709

Tomb of Karl Marx, Highgate Cemetery a074709
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Hampstead, London. A view towards the tomb of Karl Marx, the political philospher who died in London in 1883

Background imageCemetery Collection: Mistley Towers N100200

Mistley Towers N100200
MISTLEY TOWERS, Essex. Exterior view of Mistley Towers taken from the south east. Designed by Robert Adams

Background imageCemetery Collection: Exhumation of Arthur and Guinivere J920413

Exhumation of Arthur and Guinivere J920413
GLASTONBURY ABBEY, Somerset. Exhumation of Arthur and Guinivere 1193 by Judith Dobie (English Heritage Graphics Team)

Background imageCemetery Collection: Highgate Cemetery a074640

Highgate Cemetery a074640
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, London. A tree covered path and grave stones. Photographed by John Gay in the early 1980s

Background imageCemetery Collection: Highgate Cemetery a073599

Highgate Cemetery a073599
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Swains Lane, Highgate, Hampstead, London. The ivy covered face of a statue on a tomb in the West Cemetery. Photographed by John Gay during the early 1980s

Background imageCemetery Collection: Tomb of Karl Marx, Highgate Cemetery a074718

Tomb of Karl Marx, Highgate Cemetery a074718
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Hampstead, London. Chinese visitors studying the tomb of Karl Marx, the political philospher. He was originally buried in a more modest grave in the East Cemetery

Background imageCemetery Collection: Highgate Cemetery a073625

Highgate Cemetery a073625
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Hampstead, London. Gravestones and tombs standing in the mist in the West Cemetery. Photographed by John Gay in 1981

Background imageCemetery Collection: Thatching a church, Suffolk BB98_14595

Thatching a church, Suffolk BB98_14595
Lowestoft, Suffolk. Thatchers at work on the roof of St Margaret and All Saints Church view from the south east. Photographed by Hallam Ashley in October 1949

Background imageCemetery Collection: Church of St Merteriane N060912

Church of St Merteriane N060912
CHURCH OF ST MERTERIANE, Tintagel, Cornwall. View of the church and graveyard at sunset

Background imageCemetery Collection: Wharram Percy N110347

Wharram Percy N110347
WHARRAM PERCY DESERTED MEDIEVAL VILLAGE, North Yorkshire. View of the Church of St Martin across the graveyard

Background imageCemetery Collection: Whitby Abbey K100006

Whitby Abbey K100006
WHITBY ABBEY, North Yorkshire. View from St Marys Church towards the abbey. Hazy sunshine

Background imageCemetery Collection: Barrow cemetery, Wiltshire 24379_027

Barrow cemetery, Wiltshire 24379_027
ROUND BARROWS, Wiltshire. Aerial view. The cursus barrow cemetery at Fargo Plantation north of Stonehenge

Background imageCemetery Collection: Tomb stones a074598

Tomb stones a074598
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, London. A leaning Celtic cross beside a gothic headstone dedicated to James Coward in the East Cemetery. Photographed by John Gay. Date range: 1970-1999

Background imageCemetery Collection: Robin Hoods Bay K011237

Robin Hoods Bay K011237
ROBIN HOODS BAY, North Yorkshire. View from graveyard towards the bay

Background imageCemetery Collection: Kilpeck Castle 33226_045

Kilpeck Castle 33226_045
Kilpeck, Herefordshire. Kilpeck Castle, motte and bailey earthwork and the remains of a keep, 2016

Background imageCemetery Collection: Pocklington excavations, 34003_014

Pocklington excavations, 34003_014
Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire, 2018. Site of an Iron Age cemetery excavated during spring/summer 2018 showing at least 12 burials as well as trackways and enclosure ditches. SE8049

Background imageCemetery Collection: Batley Cemetery 34125_001

Batley Cemetery 34125_001
Batley Cemetery and cemetery chapels, Kirklees, 2019

Background imageCemetery Collection: Brompton Cemetery 35105_037

Brompton Cemetery 35105_037
Brompton Cemetery, Chelsea, Greater London Authority, 2021

Background imageCemetery Collection: Colston Bassett church 33577_037

Colston Bassett church 33577_037
The ruins of St Marys Church, Colston Bassett, Nottinghamshire, 2018

Background imageCemetery Collection: Love bench DP234912

Love bench DP234912
St James Gardens, Hope Street, Liverpool. Detail of a bench in former cemetery, with spray-painted graffiti reading LOVE

Background imageCemetery Collection: Cemetery DP234907

Cemetery DP234907
St James Gardens, Hope Street, Liverpool. The north end of the former cemetery, looking north-west towards the rock face below the Oratory

Background imageCemetery Collection: Pocklington excavations, 34003_009

Pocklington excavations, 34003_009
Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire, 2018. Site of an Iron Age cemetery excavated during spring/summer 2018 showing at least 12 burials as well as trackways and enclosure ditches. SE8049

Background imageCemetery Collection: Wimborne Road Cemetery 33558_016

Wimborne Road Cemetery 33558_016
Wimborne Road Cemetery, Bournemouth, 2018. SZ0992

Background imageCemetery Collection: Lake Down Barrow Cemetery 33302_021

Lake Down Barrow Cemetery 33302_021
Lake Down Barrow Cemetery, Willtshire, 2017. SU1139

Background imageCemetery Collection: Overton Hill barrow cemetery 29627_048

Overton Hill barrow cemetery 29627_048
Overton Hill round barrow cemetery and The Sanctuary, Wiltshire, 2015

Background imageCemetery Collection: Overton Hill barrow cemetery 29627_020

Overton Hill barrow cemetery 29627_020
Overton Hill round barrow cemetery and The Sanctuary, Wiltshire, 2015

Background imageCemetery Collection: Overton Hill barrow cemetery 29627_018

Overton Hill barrow cemetery 29627_018
Overton Hill round barrow cemetery and The Sanctuary, Wiltshire, 2015

Background imageCemetery Collection: Winterborne Monkton barrow cemetery 29548_003

Winterborne Monkton barrow cemetery 29548_003
Winterborne Monkton, near Dorchester, Dorset, 2015. A round barrow cemetery crop mark immediately south east of Maiden Castle

Background imageCemetery Collection: Sheep Down barrows 29544_001

Sheep Down barrows 29544_001
Sheep Down, Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset, 2015. A group of round barrows

Background imageCemetery Collection: Anfield Cemetery 28769_039

Anfield Cemetery 28769_039
Anfield Cemetery and chapel, Liverpool, 2015. SJ3693

Background imageCemetery Collection: Flaybrick Memorial Gardens 28764_058

Flaybrick Memorial Gardens 28764_058
Flaybrick Memorial Gardens, Birkenhead, Wirral, Merseyside. Derelict cemetery chapel, 2015. SJ2989

Background imageCemetery Collection: Flaybrick Memorial Gardens 28764_056

Flaybrick Memorial Gardens 28764_056
Flaybrick Memorial Gardens, Birkenhead, Wirral, Merseyside. A former municipal cemetery, 2015. SJ2989

Background imageCemetery Collection: Flaybrick Memorial Gardens 28764_050

Flaybrick Memorial Gardens 28764_050
Flaybrick Memorial Gardens, Birkenhead, Wirral, Merseyside. Derelict cemetery chapel, 2015. SJ2989

Background imageCemetery Collection: Pocklington excavations 28706_022

Pocklington excavations 28706_022
Barmby Lane, Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire. The excavation of an extensive barrow cemetery prior to construction of housing, May 2015. SE8048

Background imageCemetery Collection: Gravestones, Highgate Cemetery a073399

Gravestones, Highgate Cemetery a073399
HIGHGATE CEMETERY, Hampstead, Greater London. Gravestones in the West Cemetery, showing the headstones of George Elsy Ruddock (d.1863) and William Ambrose (1832-1908), Late Master in Lunacy

Background imageCemetery Collection: Gravestone DP032058

Gravestone DP032058
Graveyard detail. Lettering on a gravestone. Thy will be done

Background imageCemetery Collection: Burford Church N070356

Burford Church N070356
BURFORD CHURCH, Oxfordshire. General front view of the church, with lamp post and gravestone in the foreground

Background imageCemetery Collection: Normanton Down 18663_20

Normanton Down 18663_20
Normanton Down, Wilsford cum Lake, Wiltshire. Aerial view showing the remains of barrows in the landscape around Normanton Down in Wiltshire

Background imageCemetery Collection: Viking burial J940006

Viking burial J940006
Reconstruction drawing by Chris Evans, English Heritage Graphics Team, of a 10th Century burial in a York churchyard



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