Images of Swanage

Memorial Inscriptions


Northbrook Cemetery

        Page 15

 

UE
 

UE 1

Kerb stone

 

 

Side
 

JAMES TAYLOR ANDERSON DIED 3. MAY 1912. AGED 65 YEARS

 

Bottom

REST IN PEACE

 

 

 

 

UE2

Raised slab with sloping faces

 

 

Face

 

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF

ANNIE ISABEL WATSON AGED 34 YEARS

(WIFE OF WALTER WATSON OF HAMPSTEAD)

ISABEL SARA WATSON AGED 7 YEARS

WALTER HAROLD MILLS WATSON AGED 5 YEARS

ALL DROWNED IN SWANAGE BAY 5 JULY 1911
 

HEARTS ARE DUST HEARTS LOVES REMAIN HEARTS LOVE WILL MEET

THEM ALL AGAIN

 

 

Other face

 

WALTER WATSON

HUSBAND OF ANNIE ISABEL WATSON

LATE PRINCIPAL CLERK IN SUPREME COURT PAY OFFICE

BORN 22 FEBRUARY 1882

DIED 14 MAY 1942

 

 

 

 

UE3-4

Stone with ivy motif and kerb double plot

 

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

HENRY PAINE

DIED SEPTEMBER 23RD 1905

AGED 76
 

JANE

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED MAY 2ND 1911

AGED 79

“PEACE, PERFECT PEACE”


FANNY JANE PAINE

DIED FEB 13TH 1939

AGED 77

 

 

 

 

 

UE 5-6

Gravestone and Kerbstone

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

OF

FREDERICK HENRY PARSONS

BORN APRIL 7. 1865. DIED APRIL 7. 1943
 

ALSO HIS WIFE

MARIA WARREN

BORN JULY 2. 1866 DIED OCT. 3. 1941
 

ALSO THEIR ELDER SON

AND BABY DAUGHTER
 

ARCHIBALD FREDERICK

BORN JULY 14. 1898. DIED JAN. 23. 1924
 

BEATRICE GRACE

BORN JULY 3. 1905. DIED APRIL 5. 1906
 

HE SHALL FEED HIS FLOCK LIKE A SHEPHERD

HE SHALL GATHER THE LAMBS WITH HIS ARM

AND CARRY THEM IN HIS BOSOM

ISAIAH 40 VERSE 11

 


Photo by Jan Marsh 2016

 

 

 

UE 8-10

Gravestone with ornate ivy surround and fleur de lis top, and Kerbstone

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY OF

JANE PROUTEN

WHO DIED OCTOBER 30TH 1896

AGED 72 YEARS

REST. SWEET REST TO THEE
 

ALSO OF

WALTER PROUTEN

BELOVED HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED MARCH 18TH 1898

AGED 77 YEARS
 

THEY HAVE PASS’D TO LIFE ETERNAL

THEY HAVE CROSS’D THE BAR OF TIME

LOVING HEARTS AGAIN UNITED

WRAPP’D IN ECSTACY SUBLIME

 

 

In front on loose gravestone

 

IN

LOVING

MEMORY OF

EDWARD HENRY TURPIN TIPPETT

DIED NOV 2 1892

AGED 82 YEARS
 

ALSO OF MAY ANN TIPPETT

WHO DIED IN SALT LAKE CITY

AMERICA OCT 30 1895

AGED 74 YEARS
 

SHE WAS A LOVING DEVOTED WIFE

AND MOTHER: A TRUE FRIEND AND

DIED AS SHE LIVED A FAITHFUL

LATTERDAY SAINT

 

 

 

 

 

UE11-12

Stone with cross with flower motif, with Kerbstone

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

PHEBE

THE BELOVED WIFE OF

THOMAS STOCKLEY

WHO DIED OCTR 12 1892

AGED 39 YEARS
 

HER LAST WORDS O LORD TAKE ME TO THY

HOME ABOVE AND LET ME REST.

 

 

In the surround

 

Slab

 

T.S.

 

Slab

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

EDWARD JOHN

STOCKLEY

21ST NOV 1901

3RD OCT 1975

 

Slab

 

RICHARD DANIEL

BROWN

DIED 2ND SEPTEMBER 1973

AGED 69 YEARS

 

 

Open Book (second page blank)

 

LOVING MEMORIES

ALWAYS OF OUR

DARLING MOTHER

HENRIETTA

SELINA STOCKLEY

WHO PASSED AWAY

MAY 11 1941

AGED 63 YEARS
 

AS WE LOVED HER

SO WE MISS HER

 

 

 

Base end of surround

 

THIS

MEMORIAL IS ERECTED

BY FRIENDS

IN MEMORY OF

STAFF SERGT

HAROLD

FREDERICK COOPER

AS A MARK OF ESTEEM

AND GRATITUDE FOR MANY

YEARS OF DEVOTED SERVICE

TO THE YOUTH OF

SWANAGE

 

 

 

 

UE 13A

Plinth, cross and kerb

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

MY DEAR HUSBAND

GEORGE E. HACKWELL

WHO PASSED AWAY FEBRUARY 7. 1942
 

ALSO MARGARET HACKWELL

WIFE OF ABOVE

PASSED AWAY FEB 21ST 1945

 

 

 

 

 

UE 13 and 14

No stones

 

 

 

UE 15

Headstone with flower motif and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Rememberance (sic)

of

GEORGE PHIPPARD

WHO ENTERED INTO REST NOV 14TH 1910

AGED 59
 

“BLESSED ARE THE DEAD WHICH DIE IN

THE LORD: EVEN SO SAITH THE SPIRIT

FOR THEY REST FROM THEIR LABOURS”
 

ALSO HIS WIFE LAVINIA PHIPPARD

WHO FELL ASLEEP ON SUNDAY

SEPT 9TH 1928, AGED 76
 

LIGHT AFTER DARKNESS, GAIN AFTER LOSS

STRENGTH AFTER WEAKNESS CROWN AFTER CROSS

JOY AFTER SORROW CALM AFTER BLAST

REST AFTER WEARINESS, SWEET REST AT LAST

 

 

 

 

UE 16

No stone

 

 

 

UE17

Headstone with flower mofif

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

JOHN JAMES CHINCHEN

BELOVED HUSBAND OF

ADELAIDE CHINCHEN

WHO FELL ASLEEP IN JESUS 24TH APRIL 1906

AGED 45 YEARS
 

ALSO EMMA, WALTER PHILIP AND EDIE

CHILDREN OF THE ABOVE WHO DIED IN INFANCY
 

AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF

FREDERICK JOHN

SECOND SON OF THE ABOVE RIFLEMAN C. CO.

1ST 21ST LONDON REGT WHO FELL IN ACTION

IN FRANCE SEPT 1ST 1918 AGED 25 YEARS
 

FAREWELL MORTALITY: JESUS IS MINE!

WELCOME ETERNITY: JESUS IS MINE!

WELCOME O LOVED AND BLEST

WELCOME SWEET SCENES OF REST

WELCOME MY SAVIOURS BREAST: JESUS IS MINE!

 

 

 

 

 

UE 18-19

Double plot with kerb and open book

 

 

On book left hand page

 

IN EVER

LOVING MEMORY

OF OUR

BELOVED PARENTS

RE – UNITED

THE LORD

IS MY SHEPHERD

 

 

On kerbing at top

 

IN MEMORY OF THOMAS MARSH WHO DIED APRIL 15TH 1930

AGED 70 YEARS. PEACE PERFECT PEACE

 

 

On kerbing at bottom

 

ALSO OF ANNIE MARIA MARSH DIED SEPT 19TH 1953

AGED 85 YEARS

 

 

On kerbing to left

 

WALTER BROWN 17TH APRIL 1906

 

 

 

 

UE 20

Kerb and angled plaque

 

 

 

On plaque

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

EZEKIEL LAWFORD

DIED JAN 8TH 1906

AGED 45 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 21

Headstone and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

JOSEPH GEORGE HARRIS

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE AUGUST 6TH 1887

AGED 60 YEARS
 

ALSO OF

BARBARA WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO PASSED AWAY DEC 3RD 1916

AGED 78 YEARS
 

AND OF

ALICE BARBARA DAUGHTER OF THE ABOVE

DIED MARCH 7TH 1880

AGED 2 YEARS
 

IT IS NOT EXILE. REST ON HIGH

IT IS NOT SADNESS, PEACE FROM STRIFE

TO FALL ASLEEP IS NOT TO DIE

TO DWELL WITH CHRIST IS BETTER LIFE

 

 

 

 

UE 22

Kerb only

 

 

On left kerb

 

ALSO HANNAH HIS WIFE WHO DIED APRIL 4TH 1911 AGED 81

 


On right kerb

 

THOMAS STOCKLEY DIED MARCH 17TH 1906 AGED 77

 

 

 

 

UE 23

No stone

 

 

 

UE 24

Kerb, hewn rock and plaque at bottom

 


Inscription on plaque

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

EDWARD JAMES

WHO DIED MARCH 30TH 1917
 

MARGARET LEWIS JAMES

NOVEMBER 15TH 1944

 

 

 

 

UE 25A

Celtic cross and kerb

 

 

IN

LOVING REMEMBERANCE OF

FREDERIC SHENTON

THE BELOVED HUSBAND OF

EDITH FITTON

DIED FEBRUARY 13TH 1925

AGED 46 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 25

Headstone and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

FRANCIS JOSEPH

YOUNGEST SON OF THE LATE

REV. A. T. HOCKING

WHO PASSED AWAY

JUNE 2ND 1918
 

ALSO OF

JOHN PETERS

WHO PASSED OVER

MAY 22ND 1932

“A BROTHER BELOVED”

 

 

 

 

UE 26

Broken cross

 

 

IN

MEMORY OF

ELSIE KITCHING

WHO DIED MARCH 4TH 1902

AGED 31 YEARS

BELOVED BY ALL WHO KNEW HER

 

 

 

 

UE 27-31

No stones

 

 

UE 32

Headstone and kerb

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY OF

ALICE DAY

THE BELOVED WIFE OF

JAMES DAY

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

MAY 8TH 1947

IN HER 83RD YEAR
 

LIFE’S TROUBLES OER

LIFE’S CONFLICT CEASE

WE LEAVE HER IN GOD’S

PERFECT PEACE
 

ALSO OF THE ABOVE

JAMES DAY

A DEVOTED HUSBAND

DIED MARCH 30TH 1949

IN HIS 85TH YEAR
 

TURN YOUR FACE TOWARDS THE SUN

THEN THE MASTER’S WORK WELL DONE

 

 

 

 

UE 33

No stone

 

 

UE 34

Cross and kerb

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

ROBERT

THE BELOVED HUSBAND OF

EMILY WILLIAMS

WHO DIED ON THE 17. JUNE. 1908

AGED 51 YEARS
 

JESUS SAID: WHOSEVER LIVETH AND BE

LIEVETH [sic] IN ME SHALL NEVER DIE JOHN XI. 26
 

ALSO IN LOVING MEMORY OF

HARRY WILLIAMS SON OF THE ABOVE

DIED FEBY 18TH 1913 AGED 26 YEARS

HE IS NOT DEAD BUT SLEEPETH

 

 

 

 

UE 35

Headstone (cracked) and kerb. Stone imbedded in ground and largely illegible

 

 

Bottom half

 

AGED…

IN MY FATHER’S HOUSE ARE MANY

MANSIONS

 

 

 

 

UE 36

 

Headstone (sandstone) ivy motif. Broken in two.

 

 

Top half

 

IN

Loving Memory

of

ALBERT EDWARD

SON OF THOMAS AND RADICAN CLARK

WHO DIED MAY 9TH 1887

AGED 16 YEARS

 

 

Bottom half

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED APRIL 17TH 1926

AGED 93 YEARS

 

 

 

 

 

UE 37A

Kerb

 

 

On Scroll

 

IN

DEAR REMEMBRANCE OF

ELSIE

DAUGHTER OF THE LATE

REV. A. T. HOCKING

WHO ENTERED INTO REST

OCT 20TH 1925
 

ALSO OF JANE

WIDOW OF THE ABOVE

WHO JOINED THEM

MARCH 22ND 1926

“GOD IS LOVE”

 

 

 

 

UE37

No stone

 

 

 

UE 38

Kerb

 

 

Side

IN LOVING MEMORY OF E. C. MOULTON DIED 24TH SEPT 1904. AGED 29 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 39

Kerb

 

 

Side

IN LOVING MEMORY OF LAVINA BLANCH AGE 25. ALSO WILLIAM JOHN AGE 12

 

 

Side (base)

BELOVED CHILDREN OF

 

Side

HENRY AND SUSAN CARTER GEORGINA CARTER DIED NOV 15TH 1935 AGED 60

 

 

Side (top)

PEACE AT LAST

 

 

 

 

UE 40

Kerb

 

 

Side (top)

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

 

 

Side

ELLEN THE BELOVED WIFE OF JOHN NEWMAN WHO FELL ASLEEP FEB…
[rest sunken under kerb of adjoining grave]

 

 

Side

ALSO OF JOHN NEWMAN WHO FELL ASLEEP MARCH 8TH 1939 AGED 82 YEARS

 

 

Side (base)

RESTING UNTIL THE MORNING

 

 

 

 

UE 41

Kerb

 

 

Side – kerb fallen on its side, inscription partially buried

 

… DAUGHTER OF JAMES AND KATE PAYNTER DIED FEBRUARY 26TH 1919 AGE 30

 

 

Base

R. I. P.

 

 

 

 

UE 42

Cross with kerb surround and flower holder

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

A DEAR WIFE

AND KIND MOTHER

LILY EVA MARSH

PASSED AWAY JUNE 18 1932

AGED 41

AT REST

 

 

 

 

UE 43

Stone with kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

WILLIAM WALTER SPENCER

WHO DIED FEB 13TH 1890

AGED 41 YEARS

WE’LL MEET AGAIN TWILL NOT BE LONG
 

Also of

SUSAN

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED JANUARY 6TH 1937

AGED 84 YEARS

RE-UNITED

 

 

 

 

UE44

Marble stone with flower motifs

 

Photo- Sue Mills 2015

 

On scroll above main inscription
 

THY

WILL BE DONE

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

Julia

THE BELOVED WIFE OF

Samuel Miller Davis

WHO DIED FEBY. 27TH,1903

AGED 52 YEARS
 

CALL IT NOT DEATH

IT IS TRUE INDEED

THE SOUL FROM THE SHACKLES

OF EARTH IS FREED

‘TIS TRUE THAT DISSOLVED

IS THE HOUSE OF CLAY

AND THE SPIRIT UNCHAIN’D

HATH PASS’D AWAY

 

ALSO OF

Samuel Miller Davis

HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE

DIED JANY 11TH, 1928

AGED 78

HE HATH DONE WHAT HE COULD

 

 

 

 

UE45

Ornate stone with flowers, foliage and cross

 

 

 

In Loving Memory Of

REUBEN SPENCER

WHO DIED OCT 12TH 1888

AGED 78 YEARS
 

“THEM ALSO WHICH SLEEP IN

JESUS WILL GOD BRING WITH

HIM.” 1. THESS.4.14.
 

ALSO OF HIS WIFE

MARGARET

MARY SPENCER

WHO DIED JUNE 21ST 1908

AGED 90 YEARS
 

HOME AT LAST THY LABOUR DONE

SAFE AND BLEST THE VICTORY WON

JORDAN PASSED, FROM PAIN SET FREE

ANGELS HAVE NOW WELCOMED THEE

 

Photo - Sue Mills 2015

 

 

 

UE46

Ornate stone with pillars with coiled ivy, flowers, foliage and handshake motif at the head.

 

Photo - Sue Mills 2015

 

IN

LOVING AND

EVER PRESENT MEMORY

OF

S. J. SPENCER TATCHELL

BORN DEC. 24TH 1858

FELL ASLEEP SUNDAY MORNING

AUG. 31ST 1913

AT REST

STRONG SON OF GOD, IMMORTAL LOVE

WHOM WE THAT HAVE NOT SEEN THY

FACE:

OF FAITH AND FAITH ALONE EMBRACE

BELIEVING WHERE WE CANNOT PROVE
 

ALSO OF

SUSAN

BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO PASSED AWAY

JANUARY 17TH 1951

A DEVOTED WIFE AND MOTHER

 

 

 

UE47

 

 

LIZZIE

THE DEVOTED WIFE OF H. T. TATCHELL

WHO FELL ASLEEP MAY 21ST 1892

AGED 43 YEARS
 

“AS THE DAYS SO SHALL THY STRENGTH BE”
 

ALSO OF THEIR BELOVED AND FOURTH SON

HARRY THOMAS

WHO PASSED AWAY JANUARY 30TH 1895

IN HIS SEVENTH YEAR
 

ALSO OF HENRY THOMAS TATCHELL

BORN AUGUST 24TH 1852

DIED JANUARY 22ND 1929
 

AT REST

FOR MANY YEARS FAITHFUL DEACON OF THE

SWANAGE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH

 

 

Footstone

 

L.T. 1892

H.T.T. 1895

H.T.T. 1929

 

 

 

 

UE48

Square with broken pillar above

 

On one face

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

WILLIAM DAMON TATCHELL

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

MAY 14TH 1887

AGED 65 YEARS
 

ALSO OF ELIZA CROSS

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED APRIL 17TH 1900

AGED 81 YEARS
 

THERE REMAINETH A REST FOR THE

PEOPLE OF GOD.

HEB IV.9.

 


 


On another face

 

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

HENRY SPENCER

WHO FELL ASLEEP

JANUARY 8TH 1893

AGED 81 YEAR
.

ALSO IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF

ELIZA M. TATCHELL

ONLY DAUGHTER OF

WILLIAM DAMON AND ELIZA TATCHELL

WHO PASSED AWAY DEC. 29TH 1917

AGED 70
 

PRECIOUS IN THE SIGHT OF THE

LORD IS THE DEATH OF HIS SAINTS

PSALM CXV1 15
 

 

 

 

UE 49

Kerb

 

 

Top

 

In Loving Memory of

 

Side

 

CHARLES STEEDMAN WILLIAMS THE DEVOTED HUSBAND OF
CHARLOTTE MARY WILLIAMS WHO DIED FEB 8TH 1927 AGED 69 YEARS

 

 

Side

 

ALSO OF CHARLOTTE MARY WILLIAMS DIED NOV. 29TH. 1943 AGED 86

 

 

On cross in centre

 

“THY WILL BE DONE”

 

 

 

 

UE 50

Plinth missing cross now sunken into the grave

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

WILLIAM GREGORY KEITH .M.B.C.M.

DIED 1ST MAY 1914, AGED 68

R.I.P.
 

JANE MARY HIS WIFE

DIED 15TH APRIL 1930, AGED 82

 

 

 

 

UE 51

No stone

 

 

 

UE 52

Cross

 

 

IN MANUS TUAS

R.I.P.

IN MEMORY

OF OUR MOST

BELOVED MOTHER

HELEN MARIA

MACKENZIE BLAKE-FORSTER

WHO DIED AT SWANAGE

DECEMBER 19TH 1909
 

BLESSED ARE THE MERCIFUL FOR

THEY SHALL OBTAIN MERCY

MATT.V.7.

 

 

 

 

 

UE 54-55

Gravestone with ivy and flower and scroll motifs and kerb surround. Double plot.

 

 

In

Affectionate Remembrance

of

ROSANNA LEMON

THE BELOVED WIFE OF WILLIAM LEMON

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE JUNE 13TH 1910

AGED 60 YEARS
 

THE GIFT OF GOD IS ETERNAL LIFE

ALSO OF WILLIAM GEORGE LEMON

THE ELDEST SON OF THE ABOVE

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE OCT 12. 1901

AGED 25 YEARS
 

PEACE, PERFECT PEACE
 

ALSO OF HENRY JOHN LEMON

THE YOUNGEST SON OF THE ABOVE

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE MARCH 23RD 1894

AGED 4 YEARS

INTERRED IN BUCKLAND NEWTON CHURCHYARD

IN JESUS KEEPING
 

ALSO OF WILLIAM LEMON

HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE

DIED OCT 10TH 1946 AGE 93

HE HATH DONE WHAT HE COULD

 

 

On block within kerb

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

WILLIAM GREEN

BORN 14TH MARCH 1881

DIED 31ST DECEMBER 1959

AT REST
 

ALSO OF

PAMELA GREEN

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

BORN 13TH NOVEMBER 1883

PASSED ON 28TH NOVEMBER 1967

REUNITED IN HIS KINGDOM

 

 

 

 

UE 56

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

RICHARD LININGTON

WHO DIED DEC 21ST 1909

AGED 64 YEARS
 

ALSO OF

MARY ANN

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED FEBRUARY 27TH 1935

AGED 91 YEARS

UNTIL THE DAY BREAK AND THE SHADOWS FLEE AWAY