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A petition against the decision to reject the burial ground has also been launched in an effort to put pressure on South Staffordshire Council which, when rejecting the application, said the plan did not meet the "very special circumstances" required to build on green belt.
The Beautiful Burial Ground scheme will record and map historic buildings and monuments and species found in churchyards and cemeteries, to encourage more people to visit them and help secure their future.
"There is a Hindu crematorium and Christian cemetery beside the burial ground in St Inez.
The 7.5-acre burial ground also had trenches where waste--including about 1,900 drums, some with uranium shavings in oil or other radioactive material surrounded with concrete shielding--was buried in the ground up to 35 feet deep.
Skeletons, pottery and coins with Latin inscriptions were also discovered inside the burial grounds.
At the time Michael Brook said: "This parkland is like a lost valley where Huddersfield people can rest in peace.'' The natural burial ground was five years in the planning and the site takes up around seven acres.
It will also highlight the preservation of historical information on the gravestones, family/town relationships, and a survey of the Old Burial Ground gravestones where many of the first settlers of Boylston are buried.
Head of Sweida Archeology Department Hussein Zein-Eddin told SANA that the uncovered burial ground, which is located to the south of Tal Dubat Breikieh, contains two skeletons, one of which is whole.
But a spokesman for the Department of Transport said: "roughout the development of HS2, burial grounds have been avoided as far as practicable.
And next week's Malvern Spring Gardening Show won't be without its unusual touches either, as one of the show plots will be recreating a natural burial ground garden.
THE YEARLY observance of the feast of the dead appears to have galvanized lawmakers into reviving attempts to pass a law criminalizing the desecration of tombs or burial grounds.
Laws allow building on disused burial grounds, subject to strict controls.
Soil remediation and cleanup of the Bethel Valley Burial Grounds in Oak Ridge, Tenn., has recently been completed, the U.S.
The Church In Wales is urging Welsh Assembly candidates standing in the elections to support six of its measures - which include ensuring that any new legislation supports those caring for burial grounds as well as the establishment of a Government commission to look at the provision of burial space across Wales.
It is estimated that in 10 years two thirds of the Church's burial grounds will have reached saturation point leaving families with the stark choice of cremating their dead relatives or seeking burial plots farther afield.