William John Steel – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: (17th) June 1884

 

Place of Death: Burbank Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 21st June 1884

 

Burial plot: South East 335 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated) North Side

 

Burial Plot Purchase: July 1884 by Mary Jane Steel. Address Burbank St

 

Headstone: A headstone still exists and in place

 

Inscription is carved, eroded & reads with difficulty: West facing: In loving memory of William John Steel who died June 1(7)th 1884 aged 39 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 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)