The Chinese section of the Beechworth Cemetery is filled with locally-sourced granite headstones etched with the names of those who died during the gold rush. The headstones stand behind the incense burning towers and face north in the direction of the motherland.

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Featured in ‘Amazing Graves’ group.


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  • Karirose
    Kariroseover 4 years ago

  • Thanks! Very excited :)

    – Natalie Ord

  • Boadicea
    Boadiceaover 4 years ago

    What a truly lovely peaceful image. Thanks for including the background info as well to give it context

  • Thanks Boadicea. I like to try and context my photos when I can.

    – Natalie Ord

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 3 years ago

    This is a beautiful shot! I think the Chinese characters make this a unique image.

  • Thank you kindly :)

    – Natalie Ord

  • John Holding
    John Holdingalmost 3 years ago

    great shot, the use of DOF works really well with this, adds a great air of mystery.

  • Thanks so much John. Much appreciated !

    – Natalie Ord

  • Barbara  Glover
    Barbara Gloveralmost 3 years ago

    Excellent work.

  • Thanks Barbara :)

    – Natalie Ord

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