Florence Gertrude Sprawls – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: (5th) September 1889


Place of Death: Beachwood Road


Interred: West Hartlepool Cemetery, which now forms part of North Cemetery


Date of Interment: 7th September 1889


Burial plot: South West 723 B U (B=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


Headstone: A headstone still exists, but removed. It now stands against the Raby Road boundary wall with many others


Position along the wall: 39


Inscription is Lead Lettering in poor condition & reads with difficulty: In loving Memory of Florence Gertrude beloved child of Charles & Rebecca Spawls —–(5th September) 1889 (aged—-year  months) ————

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcripts Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South West 1872 – 1890 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)