Thomas Strugnell Richardson – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 1st October 1908

 

Place of Death: Milton Road

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 5th October 1908

 

Burial Plot: South West 644a A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: March 1894 by Thomas S Richardson. 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: Left 28

 

Inscription is Lead Lettering, good & reads: In loving remembrance of Thomas Strugnell Richardson who died Oct 1 1908 aged 68 years also of Ann beloved wife of the above, who died 21 June 1915, aged 72 years. Rose H Richardson who died Dec 15 1943 aged 68 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 West 1891 – 1923 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register Oct 1895 – Aug 1913 microfiche 1055 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)