Burials at Christ Church

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sueault Tuesday 28 February 2012 8.55am
Hello peeps,
can I ask please are there any headstones left at christchurch church yard. I have just found out my family of Harringtons were burried here. No doubt headstones from 1840 are probally no longer in the church yard.

best wishes

sue ault


suziq Tuesday 28 February 2012 9.16am
There are some old ones up against the buildings at the back which are going to be demolised and some old stones inlaid into the footpath around the Church.
sueault Tuesday 28 February 2012 12.10pm
Hello many thanks
how sad these stones are discarded against walls and piled up. i have just found out my x 3 grt grandfather is burried at the church. Not sure if it was a paupers grave as its possible two of his daughters may be burried there as well.

again thank you

suziq Tuesday 28 February 2012 2.20pm
Actually I don't think they're piled up or discarded, it's just that the building at the back of the park was built after the gravestones were put in, so they're adjacent to the wall. I'll have a look out for Harringtons next time I walk through.
sueault Tuesday 28 February 2012 4.34pm
I would be very greatful I no longer live in London so its difficult for me to get down to the old smoke.

many thanks dont go out of your way please


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