Nanette (incorrectly recorded as ‘Nanetta’ on her stone) is a forgotten music hall star and little person who died with a huge following.
The Magic Roundabout was a curious and brilliant children’s TV show that ran from 1965-1977 with relentless repeats throughout the following decades
The first Ghost Train on record was not a glitzy Disney invention, but a far more humble, home-grown affair.
Known as šir-e sangi in Persian or bardšir in Bakhtiari, the ‘stone lions’ are memorials formed in a simple shape, marking the graves of regional nomads such as the Bakhtiari, Lor, and Qašqā’i.
Representative of the dancer’s ‘nomadic life,' Nureyev's Kilim rug is a phenomenal memorial to his talent.
The idea of a hunched poker-playing corpse inside a pyramid has a undeniable more public appeal.
Sainte-Marie was was a haven for pirates in the 17th and 18th centuries. Swashbucklers had to be buried somewhere...
This unassuming clear mint had one of the most bizarre taxidermy-based advertising campaigns of the 20th century.
Sitting in the metaphorical shadow of Avebury’s mystical stone circle is the little modest structure of St James' Church.
I don’t know about you, but when I think about Methodism, the first thing that springs to mind is a horse skeleton.