Category Archives: Back in Blighty

Barford St. Martin – St. Martin Church

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Guildford Cemetery

Following our visit to the Surrey Constabulary Roll of Honour at Mount Browne, it seemed a good opportunity to take a look around the nearby cemetery, where a considerable number of military burials from both World Wars are to be … Continue reading

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Wilton War Memorial & St. Mary and St. Nicholas Church

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Mount Browne, Guildford – Surrey Constabulary Roll of Honour

My friend Duncan* is getting somewhat agitated with me because in recent months, every time he visits this site, the number of posts in the ‘Surrey’ category remains constant at 99.  But no longer.  Finally, this is Surrey post 100. … Continue reading

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Pendeen Cemetery & War Memorial

Pendeen Cemetery.  The war memorial is in the centre of the photo at the end of the path, but we shall take a look around the cemetery first.  As I mentioned in the previous Pendeen post, some of the headstones … Continue reading

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Pendeen – St. John the Baptist Church

Pendeen was at the heart of copper and tin mining operations in Cornwall until the end of the 19th century, when, with the decline of the industry, many local miners were forced to find work as far afield as South … Continue reading

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Penzance (Madron) Cemetery

         

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