PHOTO:The second burial vault is located south of the first burial vault with wooden coffins likely dated to the 19th century.

Archaeologists Discover Burial Vaults Beneath Washington Square Park

PHOTO:The second burial vault is located south of the first burial vault with wooden coffins likely dated to the century.

Early Medieval Circlet from a Royal Lady's burial vault  Finland/Kemi/Gemstone Gallery

Early Medieval Circlet from a Royal Lady's burial vault - Official and Historic Crowns of the World and their Locations: Croatia 32 Austria 33 Czech Republic 34 Sweden 35 Finland 36

Construction on a new water main in Lower Manhattan uncovered two forgotten burial vaults, whose contents and histories are still unknown to archaeologists.

Beneath Washington Square, Forgotten Tombs Begin to Yield Their Secrets

An archaeologist peers into the first of two subterranean burial vaults, possibly from the early that were discovered on Tuesday by workers preparing to lay a water main along Washington Square East.

Grand Ducal burial vault behind the Peter and Paul Cathedral at the Peter and Paul Fortress (UNESCO World Heritage Site) ,St.Petersburg,Russia

Grand Ducal burial vault behind the Peter and Paul Cathedral at the Peter and Paul Fortress (UNESCO World Heritage Site) ,St.

Something for the consideration of the environmentally "green" minded   Natural Burial  The body may be prepared without chemical preservatives or disinfectants such as embalming fluid, which might destroy the microbial decomposers that break the body down. It may be buried in a biodegradable coffin, casket, or shroud. The grave does not use a burial vault or outer burial container that would prevent the body's contact with soil. The grave should be shallow enough to allow microbial activity…

Home funeral guide, helping families take care of their own deceased loved ones from time of death to disposition. A green burial ground that is eco-friendly in Madison County, Hazel Green, Alabama.

Burial Vaults Inspire a Celebration of a Church Opposed to Slavery - NYTimes.com History acknowledged

Burial Vaults Inspire a Celebration of a Church Opposed to Slavery

Burial Vaults Inspire a Celebration of a Church Opposed to Slavery - NYTimes.com History acknowledged

MARILYN'S BURIAL VAULT, Marilyn passed away 52 years today. She would be 86 years old!

Marilyn Monroes Burial Vault Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

Marilyn Monroe Vault Westwood Village Memorial Park and Mortuary, Los Angeles, California Marilyn Monroe's gravesite is shown here with a photograph of the actress and memorial flowers.

Muslim grave Pakistan....natural burial ~ Islamic law instructs the deceased to be washed and buried with only a wrapping of white cloth to preserve dignity. The cloth is sometimes perfumed, but as in natural burial, no chemical preservatives or embalming fluid are used, nor is there a burial vault, coffin or casket. Coffins are used, however, in countries such as the UK, where the law requires it.  www.afternote.com

natural burial ~ Islamic law instructs the deceased to…

Imperial Burial Vault (Kaisergruft) Tegetthoffstraße 2, 1010 Wien www.kaisergruft.at Adults   €5,00 Opening times Mo - Su, 10:00 - 18:00

The Imperial Crypt is located beneath the Capuchin Church and is intended for members of Austria’s former Habsburg dynasty, who have been laid to rest in the crypt since

According to legend, the Anatori Burial Vaults are filled with doomed plague victims.

Anatori Burial Vaults

According to legend, the Anatori Burial Vaults are filled with doomed plague victims.

Queen City Underground Tour. Enjoy a stroll through the Gateway District, home to America's largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings that were home to over 130 saloons, bars and beer gardens, and theaters that hosted iconic entertainers Charlie Chaplin and Wild Bill Hickok. Descend below the city streets to a hidden burial vault and explore newly discovered tunnels vital to Cincinnati's brewery heritage.

Queen City Underground Tour. Enjoy a stroll through the Gateway District, home to America's largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings that were home to over 130 saloons, bars and beer gardens, and theaters that hosted iconic entertainers Charlie Chaplin and Wild Bill Hickok. Descend below the city streets to a hidden burial vault and explore newly discovered tunnels vital to Cincinnati's brewery heritage.

Burial vault discovered 'accidentally' at Gloucester Cathedral - BBC News

Cathedral burial vault discovered

An "extremely well preserved" family burial vault is discovered "accidentally" at Gloucester Cathedral.

Part of the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, & the biggest monument of the Shirvan-Absheron branch of Azerbaijan architecture, in the Inner City of Baku. This contains the main building of the palace, a small stone pavilion, burial-vaults, a mosque & remnants of the bath-house. It is a rectangular shape, crowned with a hexahedral cupola decorated from outside with multi-radial stars. Sultan Khalilullah I ordered the construction of this light burial/vault for his mother & son in the 15th century…

The Tomb of Mausolus, was a tomb built at Halicarnassus for Mausolus, a governor in the Persian Empire.

Basic Urn Vault Single White | Urn Vaults - Burial Vaults

Basic Urn Vault Single - White

A white Urn Vault, also called a burial vault, used to bury urns for ashes in cemeteries. Find more burial urns at Stardust Memorials.

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