To convey the lives of the people buried beneath them, and the expectations for what comes after death, symbolism has long been part of tombstones. Below is our guide to some of the most prevalent cemetery symbols. Take it along on your next wander through the necropolis!

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A good friend of mine always calls October 1st, the first day of Halloween.  Enjoy exploring the geography of cemeteries!