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)