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Address: St Ives, England

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Beautiful graveyard

Not our usual review but very close to our rental home. Beautiful peaceful garden with lovely headstones that tell many stories. Lovely views of the sea.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
MattyA32
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Cheltenham
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Cheltenham
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283 reviews 283 reviews
70 attraction reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Not our usual review but very close to our rental home. Beautiful peaceful garden with lovely headstones that tell many stories. Lovely views of the sea.

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Cornwall
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124 reviews 124 reviews
4 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

worth taking a few minutes to meander through the overgrown cemetery and soak up some long forgotten names

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

a lot of history written on the grave stones especially in the older part of this cemetery. Giving details of how the person died and the circumstances.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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326 reviews 326 reviews
163 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Full of history and opportunities to make up matching stories to existing headstones - a wonderful way to pass an hour or so. There are also two stone chapels on the grounds.

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South Park Township, Pennsylvania
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61 reviews 61 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Really, the cemetery is directly above a beautiful beach. Our B&B overlooked the cemetery and beach and it was very picturesque. If you're into that sort of thing, walking among the very old gravestones is sort of peaceful.

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Vienna Region, Austria
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Great view on the atlantic! For a cemetery this is just spectacular. Layout is very nice - silent place to remain for a little while. Minus: next to a big parking space

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london
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Unspoilt and peaceful - search awhile and find the grave of Alfred Wallis. The Barnoon is a well kept secret - a magical, peaceful and completely unspoilt little place above the sea.

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Hounslow, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Visited Barnoon Cemetry as part of Shanty Baba's Ghost Walk, which I highly recommend. Great views from the top of the beaches.

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Sheffield
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Really interesting place to visit, came here on the Shanty Baba ghost walk which I highly recommend, lots of history to the graveyard so well worth a look, also fantastic views of Porthmeor Beach, peaceful and pleasant.

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Bassano, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

A good walk across St Ives is the Barnoon Cemetary. I happen to like cemeteries they are peaceful places and this one is no exception with grave stones looking out to sea from the hill side to the sound of the waves rushing to the shore on Porthmeor beach. Amongst the the graves stones dating back some 100 years plus... More 

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