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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses or Ossuaries were common in many cultures all over the world. This category is for recording the many former ones that have been converted to other use over the centuries, as well as the ones still existing.

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCatacombes - Paris, France

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[FR] Les catacombes de Paris, place Denfert-Rochereau, 14ème arrondissement. [EN] The Catacombs of Paris, Denfert-Rochereau Place, 14th district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Al-cab

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 4/15/2015

last visited: 4/2/2015

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesBasilique St-Martin - Tours (37000) - France

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[EN] The basilica of Saint-Martin de Tours is a religious building whose crypt contains the Ossuaries of four saints. [FR] La basilique de Saint-Martin de Tours est un édifice religieux dont la crypte contient les ossuaires de quatre saints.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Itamae

location: Centre, France

date approved: 3/24/2015

last visited: 3/31/2015

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesAncienne Chapelle Ossuaire Saint-Jacques - Colmar, Alsace, France

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The former town guard of Colmar is built upon the old ossuary of the cemetery Saint-Martin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Alsace, France

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesTaber Hill Ossuary, Ontario Canada

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Taber Hill, located along Bellamy Rd North in the township of Scarborough is the location of an ancient Indian Ossuary of the Iroquois Nation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Skyecat

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 11/3/2014

last visited: 11/1/2014

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesChinese Cemetery (Temporary Burial Site) - Kamloops, British Columbia

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The Chinese Cemetery is a most interesting place to visit while in Kamloops. The Chinese Cemetery is listed in Kamloops Heritage Register and Historical Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 10/28/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesKarner - Zellerndorf, Austria

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This ossuary in Zellerndorf dates back to the second half of the 14th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 10/27/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesOssossané Bonepit - Tiny, Ontario

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The Ossossané ossuary was the setting for the Huron-Wendat Feast of the Dead ceremony in 1636, described by Father Jean de Brebeuf.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/23/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCharnier du cimetière de Ste-Germaine, Lac-Etchemin, Qc, Canada

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Le charnier, tout près du cimetière de Ste-Germaine - The charnel house near Ste-Germaine's cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lyturmel

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesThe ossuary - Kbelnice, Czech Republic

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The Art Nouveau ossuary in Kbelnice.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 6/21/2014

last visited: 2/22/2015

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesZvonice s kostnicí - Pocátky, okres Pelhrimov, CZ

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The bell tower with the ossuary from 18. century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Kraj Vysocina, Czech Republic

date approved: 4/28/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCapela dos Ossos - Pechão - Faro, Portugal

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This Bones Chapel is located in Pechão, and was built in 1853

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 4/21/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesThe Ossuary - Chlum, Czech Republic

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The Ossuary beside the central battlefield of Battle of Königgrätz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 4/16/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesLe charnier de Rougemont-Québec,Canada

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Le charnier de Rougemont! Charnel house of Rougemont

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 3/29/2014

last visited: 12/29/2014

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesKostnice na hrbitove - Putim, CZ

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Kostnice na hrbitove kolem kostela sv. Vavrince / ossuary in the cemetery around the church of St. Lawrence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Jihocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 1/22/2014

last visited: 3/1/2014

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesLe charnier du cimetière-Marieville-Québec,Canada

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Un charnier dans le village!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 1/22/2014

last visited: 4/5/2015

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCapela dos Ossos - Campo Maior, Portalegre, Portugal

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[PT] Anexada à Igreja Matriz de Campo Maior é a segunda maior capela de ossos em Portugal. [EN] Annexed to the Campo Maior Main Church, this is the second largest bone chapel in Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulohercules

location: Portalegre, Portugal

date approved: 1/17/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesUnknown Dead Monument - San Francisco, California

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In 1934, all unknown remains at the San Francisco National Cemetery were disinterred and reinterred in one plot along with what are believed the remains of early Spanish conquistadores.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 1/16/2014

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCapela dos Ossos - Alcantarilha, Portugal

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This chapel was originally built in the 16th Century and it's located in Alcantarilha, a village of Algarve, the Southernmost province of Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesFormer Charnel House - St. Josefskapelle - Wertach, Germany, BY

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The so-called 'St. Josefkapelle' (Chapel of St. Joseph) is a small chapel located nearby to the church 'St. Ulrich' at the northern wall of the cemetery in Wertach, Germany, Bayern. It was originally built as a Charnel House for the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 12/6/2013

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesAlamo Defenders Ossuary -- Cathedral San Fernando de Bexar, San Antonio TX USA

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The bones of the valiant defenders of the Alamo are kept in a small marble ossuary at the entrance to the San Fernando de Bexar Cathedral in downtown San Antonio.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/26/2013

last visited: 5/3/2014

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCharnier du Cimetière de Saint-André-Avellin - Outaouais, QC

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This stone charnel house is located near the church at the entrance to the first cemetery of the Saint-André-Avellin parish in Saint-André-Avellin, Québec.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 11/24/2013

last visited: 10/13/2014

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesKaplica Czaszek, Kudowia-Zdroj-Czermna, Poland

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The Skull Chapel (Kaplica Czaszek) in Czermna is a chapel located in Kudowa-Zdrój, Lower Silesian Voivodeship.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Arne1

location: Dolnośląskie, Poland

date approved: 11/21/2013

last visited: 4/6/2015

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and Ossuarieskaple sv. Jana Krtitele - Staré Mesto u Uherského Hradište, CZ

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Late Romanesque polygonal chapel used as the charnel house to store the bones from the former cemetery of St. Vitus church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Zlinsky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/20/2013

last visited: never

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesCharnier, Cimetière Notre-Dame de Hull - Gatineau, Québec

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The cemetery is located at 75 boulevard Fournier, secteur Hull, Gatineau.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 11/19/2013

last visited: 5/10/2014

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Charnel Chapels, Charnel Houses and OssuariesBeinhaus at St. Arbogast - Muttenz, BL, Switzerland

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The former charnel chapel of the fortified church St. Arbogast in Muttenz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 11/19/2013

last visited: never

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