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By Robin Shannon

a desirable tale exists slightly below Seattle�s floor, buried within the city�s many historical cemeteries. based in 1872 on land bought from document Maynard, Lake View Cemetery holds the is still of 1 of Seattle�s favourite sons, Bruce Lee, whose son Brandon Lee is buried beside him. Maynard is additionally buried the following, in addition to many of the Seattle pioneers, together with the Dennys, Borens, Maynards, Yeslers, and Morans. Princess Angeline, leader Sealth�s daughter, was once buried the following in a canoe-shaped coffin, and Madame Damnable�s continues to be supposedly grew to become to stone. Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery, based in 1884 via the Denny relations, comprises pass judgement on Thomas Burke, referred to as �the guy who outfitted Seattle�; a Veterans� Memorial Cemetery relationship from the Civil struggle; and cannons from the USS structure, famously nicknamed �Old Ironsides.� Mount friendly Cemetery, based in 1883 in Queen Anne, is the ultimate resting position of the exertions martyrs of the Everett bloodbath and William Bell, of Belltown reputation. Remembrance benches for Nirvana�s Kurt Cobain and Jimi Hendrix�s memorial also are neighborhood landmarks.

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