Martin Nicholson's Cemetery Project

St Mary, Credenhill, Herefordshire

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We were surprised to see a palm tree in the churchyard.

Medieval stained glass showing St Thomas of Canterbury (with the cross) and St Thomas of Hereford (with the crosier)

"... a tedious illness of twelve years ...

A memorial tablet to the founders of the Bulmer Cider Company.

Joseph Hardwick died in the north Pacific during his passage from California to New South Wales.

Thomas Hardwick was killed in 1852 when the mail-coach fell into the River Frome after the bridge was carried away by floods.

Schafberg (not Shafberg as engraved) is a mountain in the Austrian state of Salzburg. Its height is 1783 metres.

Frederick Eckley died "on his passage from China" in 1830.

Four siblings died in the 1920s and 1930s at the ages of 13,14, 19 and 22. There must be a "back story" behind this.

Martin Nicholson - Shropshire, United Kingdom.

This page was last updated on July 15th 2014.