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

Leatherhead Royal British Legion

My vote for the most uninteresting post in the five years of this site (if you have any other contenders I really don’t want to hear about them!).  And they’ve moved since I took this shot anyway!

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Yeovil Library Memorial Plaque

While we’re here, and thanks to the very nice lady registrar who told me about it in the first place, there’s an unusual plaque in the little car park behind the library building that we should visit before we leave. … Continue reading

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St. Just in Roseland Church & Churchyard

This surely has to be one of the most picturesque churches in the south west of England… …and also one of the most difficult churchyards to investigate!

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St. Just-in-Penwith Methodist Chapelyard

Round the back of the chapel… …experience tells me to leave no stone unturned,… …and although that isn’t always possible, or feasible, on this occasion I’m glad I persevered, as two of the final three headstones proved of interest (see … Continue reading

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Penzance – St. Mary’s Church War Memorial

Elsewhere in Penzance:

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Penzance War Memorial

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Fonthill Bishop Roll of Honour & Churchyard

Although the church (All Saints) was shut, and they don’t appear to want swallows nesting here, the porch was thankfully open, allowing us access to the Roll of Honour. In a little enclosed churchyard behind the church, two CWGC headstones … Continue reading

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