Bike Touring Highlight
The Speaking Grave stones of Föhr, also narrative tombstones, are in the cemeteries of St. Laurentii Church in Süderende, St. John's Church in Nieblum and the St. Nikolai Church in Boldixum (now a district of Wyk auf Föhr). Comparable objects can be found on the neighboring island Amrum.Sie are all under monument protection. Their inscriptions report on family and working life, as well as of special events in the life and honorary offices of the deceased. With 265 grave slabs and tombstones, the cemetery of St. Johannis has the largest collection of historically valuable tombs.
June 24, 2018
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