Photo postcard showing the dog cemetery on the north side of Hyde Park, near Victoria Gate, the cemetery was in use for nearly 40 years, around the end of the nineteenth century. Packed tightly together in a now neglected patch of ground behind Victoria Lodge lie the graves and memorials of some 200 cherished pets. It is thought that the first burial took place here when a dog belonging to the Duke of Cambridge died in the lodge, and it later became fashionable.
Janis Joplin's Porsche (a 1965 356 Cabriolet). She bought it in September 1968 at the height of the era of flower power, and had it hand painted by a friend. She still owned it at the time of her death in October 1970.