Burial-grounds sentence example
Settlements belonging to the Stone age, and manufactories of stone implements, burial-grounds of the Bronze epoch, earthen forts and burial-mounds (kurgans) - of this last four different types are known, the earliest belonging to the Bronze period - are superposed, rendering the task of unravelling their several relations one of great difficulty.
In 1845 parochial boards were created for relief of the poor, their powers being afterwards extended to deal with the statutes concerning burial-grounds, the registration of births, deaths and marriages, vaccination, public health, public libraries and other matters.
Extensive burial-grounds, ranging in date from neolithic to Merovingian times, have recently been discovered near the city.
Besides burial grounds near the infirmary and attached to a few of the older churches, a beautiful cemetery, 90 acres in extent, has been laid out in the southwestern district.
These acts contain provisions whereby burials may be prohibited in urban districts, and Burial churchyards or burial grounds already existing may be Acts.Advertisement
Formerly, when the acts had been adopted by the vestry, it was necessary to appoint a burial board to carry the acts into execution and provide and manage burial grounds.
Burial-grounds are equally extensive, and exist in every direction in what were once the outskirts, but are now fast becoming central parts of the city.
Our natural burial grounds do not have traditional headstones, instead graves can be planted with a tree to create a natural memorial.
He shall on all occasions discourage the pestering of the bereaved, including the soliciting of orders in burial grounds.
One prime example is the The Old Western Burial Grounds in Maryland.Advertisement
Haunted graveyards often feature histories of odd burials, and The Old Western Burial Grounds is no different.