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In Muchelney Churchyard - Cemetery art and photography
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In Muchelney Churchyard
William & John Trott Memorial, 1766, Muchelney Churchyard


Cover'd with mossy Turfs lie Slumbering here
A tender husband and a father dear
The best of Sons, of Brothers, and of Friends
whilst living lov'd, lamented at their End




St Peter & St Paul, Muchelney
Church of St Peter & St Paul, close by the ruins of Muchelney Abbey, in the Somerset Levels.


Under the Yew, Muchelney

Weathered, Muchelney Churchyard

Stuckey Chest Tombs, Muchelney
Stuckey family chest tombs.

Here lies ye Body of
Henrietta Dau[ghte]r
of John and Jane Stuckey
who Departed this Life Sep
22nd 1766 in ye 5th Year of her Age

Like Bird of prey Death snatch'd away
This fair and harmless Dove
Her soul is pure and now s.....
With Christ in Heaven Above.


Chest tombs, Muchelney Churchyard

Current Location: Somerset, UK

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engarian From: engarian Date: October 22nd, 2016 02:24 pm (UTC) (Link)
What lovely stonework, and those chest tombs! Fabulous! Thanks so much for sharing.

- Erulisse (one L)
puddleshark From: puddleshark Date: October 24th, 2016 09:39 am (UTC) (Link)
You're welcome!
tripleransom From: tripleransom Date: October 22nd, 2016 11:13 pm (UTC) (Link)
That first picture is like something straight out of H.P. Lovecraft's imagination.

It's all very beautiful and peaceful, though. Thank you!
puddleshark From: puddleshark Date: October 24th, 2016 09:39 am (UTC) (Link)
You're welcome!
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