Memorial choices

Buckham, S. 1999

“The men that worked for England they have their graves at home”: consumerist issues within the production and purchase of gravestones, in S. Tarlow & S. West (eds.) The Familiar Past? Archaeologies of Later Historical Britain, London: Routledge. 199-214.

Linden-Ward, B. 1990

‘“The fencing mania”: the rise and fall of nineteenth-century funerary enclosures’, Markers 7, 34-58.

Petersson, A. & Wingren, C. 2016

‘Designing a memorial place: continuing care, passage landscapes and future memories’, Mortality, 16:1, 54-69.


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