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Ken explains how they dig graves when the ground is essentially sand

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Hosted by Ken Fallon on Thursday 2020-10-22 is flagged as Explicit and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: graves, sand, How Holland Works, Dutch, Netherlands.

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On a lock down walk in the local grave yard, Ken and his Wife stumble upon a new grave. As the soil is mostly sand, the graves need to be shored up to prevent collapse.

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Comment #1 posted on 2020-10-26T22:11:20Z by Cedric De Vroey

Love graveyards

Hey Ken, loved the episode. I also like walking around on grave yards, they combine the best in of three key factors I think:
1) Silence. There are a lot of loud places these days but a graveyard is almost everywhere a place of serenity.
2) Art. I don't know how things are over there but here a lot of graves are real works of art.
3) History. Even the grave yard of a small little town tells dozens of stories.

Visiting tips in Europe from a fellow grave yard lover:
- Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, FR
- Schoonselhof in Antwerp, BE

Comment #2 posted on 2020-10-28T08:19:49Z by Clinton Roy


I found this quite interesting, I've never even thought about such requirements; thank you.

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