Archive for the ‘Bears’ Category

Teddy Bear Headstone 2 E Thompson
This Granite Headstone in the Shape of a Teddy Bear Found at the East Thompson Cemetery in Connecticut Does Not Mark the Grave of a Young Child as (One Might Expect) But Surprisingly a Thirty-Five-Year-Old Mother (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 19, 2020)

Wooden Bear West Springfield MA
A Carved Wooden Bear Chomping on a Cigar and Holding Up a Sign Saying “Man Cave” Seen on the Eastern States Exposition Grounds During the Big E in West Springfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 21, 2019)

Teddybear Tombstone B
A Heartbreaking Example of a Contemporary Tombstone, Found at the Grave of a Young Boy in Pine Grove Cemetery in Spencer, in the Shape of a Giant Teddy Bear and Featuring an Etching Depicting the Deceased Child as an Angel Playing with Toys (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 20, 2015)

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A Wooden Bear Cub Climbs a Dead Tree Outside Sister Crows Native American Museum and Store on White Mountain Highway in Downtown North Conway, New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 7, 2018)

Winnie the Pooh Quincy Street (2)
Winnie the Pooh Wearing a Santa Cap and Holding a Lantern Wishes Passersby a Merry Christmas From a Front Lawn on Quincy Street in Worcester, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 25, 2019)

Black Bear Lake Placid 2
A Carved Wooden Bear Cub Caught Hanging Out in Front of the Black Bear Restaurant on Main Street in Lake Placid, NY (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 28, 2019)

There...And Back Again Bear
A Large Carved Wooden Bear Greets Visitors Outside the There…And Back Again Gift Shop Located on Main Street in Lake Placid, NY (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 30, 2019)

bear cake placid (3)
A Carved Wooden Bear Cub Hugs a Gigantic Cupcake in Front of the Cake Placid Bake Shop in Saranac Avenue in Lake Placid, NY (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 19, 2019)

Bear Roy Moore Lobster Co.
A Carved Wooden Bear Cub Caught Loitering Outside the Roy Moore Lobster Company at 39 Bearskin Neck in Rockport, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 17, 2015)

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A Small Cast Iron Figurine of a Snarling Bear Left on a Grave at Brookfield Cemetery in Brookfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 18, 2019)