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A memorial garden is being created at the Holy Angels plot in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin to commemorate the 50,000 babies that have been buried there. The plot was used for the burial of stillborn babies from the 1820s to the 1970s; up to 50 babies are buried in each grave. Individual memorials had been put up by some parents, creating an inequality that will be addressed when one large memorial garden is created.

A memorial garden is being created at the Holy Angels plot in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin to commemorate the 50,000 babies that have been buried there. The plot was used for the burial of stillborn babies from the 1820s to the 1970s; up to 50 babies are buried in each grave. Individual memorials had been put up by some parents, creating an inequality that will be addressed when one large memorial garden is created.

The large stone is a 16 year old girl. The other three are her infant brothers and sisters. This is in Bennington, Vermont.

The large stone is a 16 year old girl. The other three are her infant brothers and sisters. This is in Bennington, Vermont.

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