Archive for the ‘Cemeteries’ Category

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An Elegant Angel Wearing a Garland of Flowers in Her Hair Is Seen Kneeling and Praying at Evergreen Cemetery in Moosup, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 11, 2020)

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A Hooded Saint Francis of Assisi Pets a Bunny Rabbit While Holding a Lantern at Mount Vernon Cemetery in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 3, 2019)

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A Winged Death Head Found Carved on an 18th Century Headstone at the Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 26, 2020)

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A Baby Angel Balances a Rose Blossom on a Pillow Upon His Knees as He Reclines on a Flat Grave Marker at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 1, 2017)

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One of Four Extremely Weatherworn Cherub Heads Found on the Corners of the Nearly Two Centuries Old Denny Family Monument at Pine Grove Cemetery in Leicester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 3, 2017)

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A Plump Little Tufted Titmouse Seen Resting on Top of a Granite Headstone at North Cemetery in Oxford, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 18, 2019)

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A Quartet of Angels, Each Holding a Different Musical Instrument, Stand Back to Back at Park Lawn Cemetery in Bennington, VT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 2, 2017)

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A Winged Skull Motif Found Carved on a Badly Tilting Slate Gravestone From the 18th Century at Granary Burying Ground in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 7, 2020)

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An Adorable Dalmatian Puppy Sniffs a Dandelion Plant at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 24, 2017)

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A Dove in Flight Carved in Relief on the White Marble Gravestone of a Young Child From the Mid-1800’s Found in North Cemetery in Oxford, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 6, 2019)