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Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax
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Visit Fairview Lawn Cemetery, a non-denominational cemetery best known as the final resting place for more than 100 of those who died in the sinking of the RMS Titanic. Small, gray granite headstones with simple inscriptions mark the victims of the maritime tragedy. One of the more famous plots here is that of The Unknown Child. Left unidentified for nearly a century, the child has now been formally named the 19-month-old Sidney Leslie Goodwin, an English child who died along with his whole family. Plan to visit Fairview Lawn Cemetery and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Halifax attractions using our Halifax vacation planner.
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  • We particularly went to see the Titanic gravesite. The markers are place in the shape of a ships bow. Very interesting stories behind the numbers and names on the markers. The numbers correspond to th...  more »
  • Has to be seen if you are interested in the Titanic story but sad and very crowded during the summer and cruise ship season. Not the smartest of cemetaries 
  • When you see the graves it will really hit home.The markers with no names just numbers,the graves with names wow more powerful than I thought 
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  • I was there in 2013 I liked how they honour the victims even though none were recovered
  • This was very interesting. Loved reading the signs. I wish there were more signs about the Halifax explosion though
  • 10/10 Would bury loved ones here after they die.
  • Resting place of titanic dead R.I.P.
  • Unmarked deceased from the Titanic