Intimations of Mortality

There are some 800 skulls kept in the ossuary at St. Leonard's Church in Hythe Kent. Nobody knows for certain how they came to be stored there but they do make a sobering sight. These skulls are sitting atop a large pile of leg bones.
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Date:
14/05/18
Location:
Hythe, Kent
Photographer:
Stephen Stringer
Intimations of Mortality
Photographer:
Stephen Stringer

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Intimations of Mortality

There are some 800 skulls kept in the ossuary at St. Leonard's Church in Hythe Kent. Nobody knows for certain how they came to be stored there but they do make a sobering sight. These skulls are sitting atop a large pile of leg bones.