John Robinson – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: March 1873


Place of death: Whitby Street


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


Date of Interment: 29th March 1873


Burial Plot: South West 268 C U (C=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


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


Position along the path : Right 12


Inscription is carved, extremely eroded and very difficulty to read: In memory of John the beloved son of John & Jane Robinson (who died)— March 1873 aged 7 days

other data is too eroded to read but other evidence suggests it may include a commemoration for Elizabeth Robinson died 1865

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)