burying ground


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Noun1.burying ground - a tract of land used for burialsburying ground - a tract of land used for burials  
potter's field - a cemetery for unknown or indigent people
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
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burying ground

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The dimensions of these, however, as well as of the stones composing them, are comparatively small: but there are other and larger erections of a similar description comprising the 'morais', or burying grounds, and festival-places, in nearly all the valleys of the island.
Tucked into the Elgin Sports Complex is the burying ground for the old Elgin State Hospital.
On 07 May 2016, members of Nova Scotia Branch and guests met in Halifax for a Branch Meeting at the Halifax Central Library followed by tours of the Old Burying Ground and Government House.
And there were two other equines to honor his wish that "there's two white horses in a line gonna take me to my burying ground"--lyrics from Blind Lemon Jefferson's "See That My Grave is Kept Clean."
He was an early supporter of Old Sturbridge Village, where a small cemetery bears headstones he rescued from an old New Hampshire burying ground that was being bulldozed to build a road.
Organizers of the African Burying Ground Memorial Park are planning a memorial at a rediscovered graveyard in Portsmouth.
On a recent excursion to visit the Freedom Trail, a 2.5-mile walking trail that wends among 16 historic sites in downtown Boston, I entered the Granary Burying Ground, final resting place of Samuel Adams and Paul Revere, among other Revolutionary Era Who's Whos.
TERESA CADER'S book of poems, History of Hurricanes (TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press), contains "Burying Ground" (Volume 91, no.
the "old family burying ground" and discover later that The
Other sights along the way include: the King's Chapel and Burying Ground (Boston's first Anglican church, built in 1688 by the Puritans, many of whom are buried in its graveyard), the house of Paul "I've got my horse right here" Revere and the USS Constitution - or "Old Ironsides" - which sank two British ships in the war of 1812 between the US and Britain.
October might be a good time to visit the Westminster Hall and Burying Ground in the city's Westside area.
Officials had to shut the 347 year-old Granary Burying Ground to avoid the desecration of graves after contestants turned up to claim the bounty.