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Gary Dolman

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October 16, 1963

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Gary Dolman was born in the industrial north east of England. He lives in North Yorkshire, with his wife, children and dogs.

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The Alchemist's Grave of Holy Island.

On a recent research trip to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, (a tidal island off the coast of north Northumberland, England), I came across a curious gravestone in the churchyard of St Cuthbert’s church there:

It’s was a gravestone, of obvious antiquity, built into the wall of the churchyard. The National Trust guide, to whom I pointed it out, quipped, that with its carven skull-and-crossbones d... Read more of this blog post »
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Majenta Hello, Gary! Thanks for contacting me! I hope you had a good week and will have a great weekend. Happy reading, writing, and everything else.

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Gary Dolman Thanks, Pam. Much appreciate it.
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Gary


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