William Airey – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 30th October 1884


Place of Death: Arthur Street 


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


Date of Interment: 1st November 1884


Burial Plot: South East 65 A*C – (A=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 57


Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In affectionate remembrance of William Airey who died October 30th 1884 aged 76 years 

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcript Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South East 1880 – 1889 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)