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Common urban rocks -

(a work in progress)

War Graves

War Graves are maintained by the War Grave Commission. The headstones have a standard design and size. The family of the deceased could pay to have an extra inscription added such as a line of poetry or scripture.

Portland Stone War Grave

They were always made of Portland Stone, but now some replacement stones seem to be made of grey granites.  

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