30 May '11, 1am

Bukit Brown Cemetery, off Lornie Rd, to make way for housing developments

Bukit Brown Cemetery, off Lornie Rd, to make way for housing developments

Many of the 80,000 tombstones at Bukit Brown are weather-worn and covered by undergrowth, but some draw attention with their size and showiness. -- ST PHOTO: TED CHEN, NURIA LING View more photos IF HERITAGE enthusiasts have their way, Bukit Brown Cemetery off Lornie Road would stay untouched. But in land-scarce Singapore - and especially since Bukit Brown is sitting on a large tract of land - the reality is that the dead will have to make way for the living sooner or later. Read the full report in Monday's edition of The Straits Times.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

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