SU7373 : Bernard Laurence Hieatt

taken 4 years ago, near to Reading, Great Britain

Bernard Laurence Hieatt
Bernard Laurence Hieatt
One of the most notable memorials in Reading Old Cemetery LinkExternal link is this one to Bernard Laurence Hieatt.
He died within minutes of breaking two motor cycle world records at Brooklands in May 1930.
The full story is on Wiki. at LinkExternal link
Unusually, the sculptor has shown him smiling cheerfully, with a good set of teeth, not a common feature of graveyard art.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 10 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 11 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 7347 7319 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.1761N 0:56.6427W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 7347 7318
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