Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Tombstone Tuesday - Grand Cayman

It's a sort of Spring Break this week on Tombstone Tuesday.  These are photos I took some 20 years ago on Grand Cayman in the Caribbean Sea.  Even back then I couldn't pass a cemetery without taking a picture.

The Cayman Islands are made of lava, dolomite and sand, so underground burial is almost impossible.

 beachside cemetery on the western shore

 graves memorialized with coins, pebbles, flowers and conch shells

pirate graves in Bodden Town

Link to National Trust - Watler Cemetery

Link to Find A Grave Cayman Islands cemeteries

© 2012 Sally Knudsen