The rock grounds of the 12th century parish church from Hallstatt became the Hallstatt cemetery. Following the rules of the cemetery there are no family graves and a grave can be re-occupied after 10 years. The dead are buried horizontally; the grave verge covers only a small part of the grave. Above the graves is the sign of Christ, a cross, made of wood or wrought steel. In the back, the clock t. By Mihai-bogdan Lazar.