Category Archives: U.K. Churches, Memorials & Cemeteries – Back in Blighty

Newlyn War Memorial

We’re flying around the country at the moment in these Back in Blighty posts, so here’s another Cornish war memorial for your pleasure. Nearby:

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Catsfield War Memorial

I’ve never had a problem with churchyards or cemeteries after dark, and a good job too, bearing in mind the rather late stop I made on this particular evening to snap a few shots of Catsfield war memorial.  And look, … Continue reading

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Rye – St. Mary’s Church, War Memorial & the Ypres Tower

Still in East Sussex, from Rye Harbour we now find ourselves in Rye itself. The eight upper panels list the names of the Great War dead. The Second World war casualties are remembered around the base of the memorial,… …and … Continue reading

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Rye Harbour War Memorial & Church of the Holy Spirit Churchyard

Down on the Sussex coast, about as far south as you can get, there’s a little church,… …unfortunately locked, as it turned out, on this particular day,… …although luckily for us,… …it’s the lych gate that we have primarily come … Continue reading

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St. Blazey War Memorial

 

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Drumnadrochit – Glen Urquhart War Memorial

Nessie Land – 200 yds.  Not a sign I see very often where I live.             Seeing we’re in the immediate area, and seeing I did spend the rest of the day Loch Ness Monster hunting – why wouldn’t you? … Continue reading

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Newtonmore – Banchor Cemetery

Following the recent post in which I showed you the war memorial at Newtonmore,… …should you ever find yourself in the area, don’t miss this old burial ground, once the site of a 6th Century chapel, now long gone. This … Continue reading

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