Thomas Swindon – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 21st November 1890

 

Place of Death: Thornton Street

 

Interred: West Hartlepool Cemetery which forms part of North Cemetery

 

Date of Interment: 25th November 1890

 

Burial plot: South East 324 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: November 1890 by Ellen Swindon. Address 59 Thornton St

 

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 23

 

Inscription is Lead Lettering, worn & reads: In loving memory of Thomas Swindon Master Mariner who died November 21st 1890 aged —— years at rest Eleanor————–(19th June 1898)———————-

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 Aug 1913 – Nov 1991 Microfiche 1056 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)