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|The shallow wreck site of the Liberty ship , the Richard Montgomery.|
Contained over seven thousand tons of explosives, the Richard Montgomery, grounded and sank on the 20th August 1944, off Sheerness Middle Sand in about 33ft of water at low tide.
Although part of the cargo was salvaged, 3,173 tonnes were left aboard; enough, that if the ship were to blow up, it would be the ...
|South of Franklin, a mile east of Highway 31 on County Road 400S is the grave of Nancy Barnett. And I do mean ON the county road, smack dab in the middle of it. At one time her grave was surrounded by other graves, but a path through the family plot eventually became a road and the other graves were moved. Her son refused to let her grave be disturbed, and at that time it wasnŇt in the way much...||12/20/2006||663|
|On October 6, 1777, a combined force of roughly 2,100 Loyalists, Hessians and British regulars led by Lieutenant General Sir Henry Clinton attacked Forts Montgomery and Clinton from the landward side (which was only partially completed) with support from cannon fire from British ships on the Hudson River. By the end of the day, both forts had fallen to the British who burned the forts and tore ...||10/10/2005||646|
|The exact place of Gainsbourg 's grave, an extremely famous singer in France and buried in the Montparnasse'cemetery in 1991. For fans....||08/29/2005||391|
|Lieutenant James Gerald Marshall-Cornwall was commanding a tank when he was shot by a German sniper and buried on the spot. After the war the landowner gave the ground to the young officer's father, who requested that the grave site should not be disturbed. The CWGC erected a headstone on the soldier's grave, and the family added a memorial behind. This is the smallest military cemetery in Norm...||08/14/2009||318|
|Jim Morrison's Grave in Paris, Pere Lachaise cementary.||07/18/2007||647|
|Noor Jahan was the beloved wife of Emperor Jahangir. Her actual grave is located in a dark basement alongwith another grave which is of her daughter Ladli Begum (from her first husband - Ali Quli Khan Sher Afgann)|
|At the end of the Second World War, younger boys were asked to defend Germany. On 26 April 1945, when the use of a Panzerfaust was explained, it exploded and 23 boys, at the age from 14 to 19, died. Their remains were buried together in a collective grave.|
|This is the Morumbi Cemetary in Sao Paulo (Brasil)|
Here lies the grave of Ayrton Senna da Silva, the best Formula 1 driver ever (Sorry Michael Schumacher).
|The grave chapel from the house Wuerttemberg. It was built by king Wilhelm I. between 1820 and 1824 for his second wife Katharina Pawlowa (1788-1819). Herself, Wilhelm I. and their daughter were buried there. The building was planned by Giovanni SALUCCI. From there you have a great view over Stuttgart.||06/20/2007||461|
|Location of author F. Scott Fitzgerald house while living in Montgomery Al.||01/19/2010||310|
|This is listed on Weird New Jersey, it is The site of Mary Ellis. The Group Looking Glass did a song about her (Brandy) THis is just too wierd. I had photos of the up close but can't locate them. Here is the link to the weird NJ site explaination of the grave.... I didn't find a Graveyard Category, this is located in a Lowes Movie theatre parking lot...Just off of Route 1 in Edison I believe.||11/04/2006||678|