John Greig – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 25th November 1884

 

Place of Death: Dundas Street

 

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

 

Date of interment: 26th November 1884

 

Burial plot: South West 193 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

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

 

Position along the path: Right 70

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In affectionate remembrance of John Greig Master Mariner West Hartlepool who died November 25th 1884 aged 34 years “Thy will be done”

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)