Robert Scott – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 25th July 1897

 

Place of Death: Lower Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 27th July 1897

 

Burial plot: South East 405 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: April 1893 by Agnes Scott. No Address

 

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 48

 

Inscription carved, very worn & reads: In loving memory of Robert Scott who died July 25th 1897 aged 42 years——————-(Agnes Scott————-16th May 1890)

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 1890 – 1964 Hartlepool Central Library. West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register Oct 1895 – Aug 1913 Microfiche 1055 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)