Pheobe Fieldhouse – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: — October 1889


Place of Death: Ramsay Street


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


Date of Interment: 17th October 1889


Burial Plot: South East 293 D*C (D=Plot Area. *C Denotes Consecrated Ground North Side of the upper  smaller path)


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 10


Inscription is carved, very worn & reads: In loving memory of Phebe the beloved wife of Rafton Fieldhouse who died October—(1889) aged (24) years———————————–also of the above Rafton Fieldhouse who died October 21st 1920 aged 58 years. “At rest”

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 Interments South East  1880 – 1889 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 18971 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)