George Cummings – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 16th August 1882


Place of Death: Scarborough Street 


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


Date of interment: 19th August 1882


Burial Plot:  South East 406 B U (B=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


Headstone: A partial headstone (Broken Top) still exists, but removed. It now lines the main upper path with many others, embedded in the tarmac


Position along the Path: Left 49


Inscription is carved, broken & reads: (George Cummings late of Robin Hoods bay) Died August 16th 1882 aged 76 years, also of Elizabeth beloved wife of the above who died Sept 29th 1897 aged 77 years

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 East 1880 – 1889 (Hartlepool Central  library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. Monumental Inscriptions North Cemetery Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)