The Highgate Cemetery Dog

 

 

 

British bare-knuckle boxer Thomas Sayers (1826-1865) is buried in London at Highgate Cemetery (West),
where the stone image of his dog, who was chief mourner at Sayer's funeral, still guards his masters tomb.

 

 

 

 



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