Archive for the ‘Birds’ Category

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A Majestic Art Deco Eagle Perched Atop the Verizon (Also Known as the Telephone Company) Building on the Corner of Elm and Chestnut Streets in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 16, 2015)

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A Majestic Bronze Eagle, With Its Wings Spread, Lands Upon the Granite Sphere Atop the Northbridge Civil War Monument on the Town Common in Whitinsville, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 4, 2016)

Eagle Millbury Post Office
A Gilded Gold Wooden Eagle Perched Above the Entrance of the Millbury Branch of the U.S. Post Office Located at 119 Elm Street (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 16, 2015)

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A Sparrow Alights on the Brim of a Cement Birdbath Filled With Water and Coins Next to a Grave at Mount Vernon Cemetery in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 4, 2017)

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Saint Francis of Assisi Communes With a Couple of His Fine Feathered Friends on the Grounds of St. Anne Shrine in Sturbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 22, 2018)

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A Dove in Flight (Representing Peace, Purity, and Ascension Into Heaven) Carved on a Gravestone Found at Grove Street Cemetery in Putnam, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 18,  2017)

Registry of Motor Vehicles, Southbridge, MA
An Owl Perches on His Roost Above the Former Southbridge Railroad Depot (Now Housing the Registry of Motor Vehicles) Located at 6 Larochelle Way in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 3,  2014)


An Eagle Depicted in Full Flight Tops the Stainless Steel Immigrant Monument Located at Brewster Gardens in Plymouth, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 17,  2015)

Dove Tombstone
Doves, Symbolizing Peace and Purity, Began to Appear as a Common Gravetone Motif in the 19th Century, and Are Usually Found on the Tombstones of Women Who Died Young, Such as This One at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Southbridge, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 7, 2015)

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An Eagle Perches Above the Empty Armor of a Roman Centurion at the Cambridge-Side Entrance of the Anderson Memorial Bridge (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 6, 2017)