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Cologne stone history book 200 Years Melatenfriedhof

"Funerals Agrippinenses sacred place – the bones of the Cologne is a sacred place " – it is to read about one of the portals. What the Americans and the French of Arlington Pere Lachaise, this is for the Cologne Melatenfriedhof. This year he is 200 Years old… Has begun the history of the cemetery – as much in the Rhineland – mit Napoleon. The municipal cemeteries were hotbeds of disease and pests. Therefore saw the "Napoleonic Burial Regulations" prior to closing and settlement called remote central cemeteries. Auch in  [...]