Images of Swanage

Memorial Inscriptions


Northbrook Cemetery

        Page 16

 

 

UE 57

Small cross with two small surrounds back to back

 

 

First surround on cross

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY OF

MARY PAMELA

ELDEST CHILD OF W A & P GREEN

BORN JULY 10TH 1916

DIED MARCH 26TH 1917

IN JESUS KEEPING
 

ALSO OF

STANLEY WALTON GREEN

BORN FEB. 9TH 1920 DIED FEB 9TH 1921

FOLDED IN HIS BOSOM

 

 

Second surround kerb stone

 

Top side

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

 

Side

WILLIAM GEORGE NEWMAN WHO FELL ASLEEP AUGUST 10TH 1891

 

Bottom side

AGED 3 YEARS AND 7 MONTHS

 

 

 

 

 

UE 60

Stone laid flat

 

 

In

Loving Memory of

MARY

THE BELOVED WIFE OF SAMUEL PHIPPARD

WHO DIED OCTOBER 29TH 1887

AGED 59 YEARS

“HOW SWEET THE NAME OF JESUS SOUNDS

IN A BELIEVERS EAR!

IT SOOTHES HIS SORROWS. HEALS HIS WOUNDS

AND DRIVES AWAY HIS FEAR”
 

ALSO OF THE ABOVE

SAMUEL PHIPPARD

WHO DIED SEPTEMBER 23RD 1898

AGED 71 YEARS
 

“YEA, THOUGH I WALK THROUGH THE VALLEY

OF THE SHADOW OF DEATH I WILL FEAR NO

EVIL : FOR THOU ART WITH ME THY ROD

AND THY STAFF THEY COMFORT ME”

 

 

 

 

UE 61A

Headstone with flower motif and kerb

 

 

In Loving Memory

of

HUGH JAMES SMITH

THE BELOVED HUSBAND OF

MARY SMITH

DIED FEB 24TH 1924

AGED 67 YEARS
 

OH NOT LOST, BUT GONE BEFORE US!

LET HIM NEVER BE FORGOT

SWEET HIS MEMORY TO THE LONELY!

IN OUR HEARTS HE’LL PERISH NOT

“THY WILL BE DONE”
 

ALSO OF MARY SMITH

THE BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED SEPT 5TH 1946

AGED 91 YEARS

RE-UNITED
 

ALSO IN MEMORY OF

W. O. FRED SMITH R.N. SON OF THE

ABOVE. WHO LOST HIS LIFE IN

H.M.S. COURAGEOUS SEPT 17TH 1939

AGED 46 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 61

Slab with raised plinth

 

 

IN

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

CHARLES BROWN

PASSED AWAY AUG 14TH 1915

AGED 40 YEARS
 

ELIZABETH VERDIN

DIED OCTOBER 28TH 1929

AGED 79 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 62

Celtic cross and kerb

 

 

In Sacred Memory

TO MY TWIN SISTER

EMMA FELL

ENTERED THE FATHER’S HOUSE

AUGUST 14TH 1914

A BRAVE AND NOBLE LIFE

 

 

 

 

UE 63

Stone and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

FRANCIS BURGESS

WHO DIED JANUARY 30TH 1914

AGED 57
 

ALSO OF EDITH

DAUGHTER OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED DECEMBER 18TH 1896

AGED 1 YEAR 11 MONTHS

INTERRED AT HANWELL, LONDON

FOR SO HE GIVETH HIS BELOVED SLEEP
 

ALSO OF BENJAMIN EDMUND

ELDEST SON OF THE ABOVE WHO WAS WOUNDED

ON NOV 10TH DIED NOV 11TH 1917 LAID TO REST

IN TROIS ARBRES BRITISH CEMETERY FRANCE

AGED 33 YEARS
 

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS
 

ALSO OF SARAH BURGESS

BELOVED WIFE AND MOTHER OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED FEBRUARY 28TH 1934

AGE 77

RE-UNITED

 

 

 

 

UE 64

Cross, plinth and kerb. Cross laid down. IHS motif

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

ELLEN SARAH

THE BELOVED WIFE OF

JOHN SUMMERS

BORN NOVEMBER 2 1838

DIED OCTOBER 31 1912

AT REST
 

ALSO OF THE ABOVE

JOHN STEVENS SUMMERS

DIED DECR 10TH 1916 AGED 77 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 65

No stone

 

 

 

UE 66-67

Double plot, kerb and plinth

 

 

SACRED TO THE MEMORY

OF OUR DEAR

MOTHER

(SARAH WHITE)

AT REST 15TH DECEMBER 1910

AGED 65 YEARS

TRULY SHE HATH DONE WHAT SHE COULD
 

ALSO OF OUR FATHER

JOHN DAVIS WHITE

(HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE)

WHO PASSED 31ST MAY 1927. AGED 79 YEARS

 

 

On kerb

 

ALSO OF OUR BROTHER, MALCOLM WOODFORD WHITE

WHO DIED AT CLERMONT, AUSTRALIA, AS THE RESULT OF AN ACCIDENT

ON THE 10TH OCTOBER, 1928, AGED 42 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 68

No stone

 

 

UE 69

Headstone and kerb. IHS motif.

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

WILLIAM EDWARD IDLE

INTERRED AT NORWOOD 1902

AND OF HIS WIFE

SARAH JANE IDLE

WHO DIED ON MARCH 9TH 1919

IN HER 80TH YEAR

I KNOW THAT MY REDEEMER LIVETH
 

ALSO IN CHERISHED MEMORY OF

JOHN LEWIS MINSHULL

CAPTAIN 5TH CITY OF LONDON REGIMENT

BELOVED SON OF JOHN & LOUISE MINSHULL

AND GRANDSON OF THE ABOVE

WHO FELL LEADING HIS MEN ON APRIL 2ND 1917

AT AIGNY NEAR ARRAS
 

“ONE WHO NEVER TURNED HIS BACK

BUT MARCHED BREAST FORWARD”
 

ALSO ALICE MARY DAUGHTER OF THE ABOVE

PASSED TO REST NOVEMBER 8TH 1939

 

 

 

 

UE 70

Cross and kerb

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

ELIZABETH PALMER

BORN OCTOBER 17TH 1839

DIED JANUARY 18TH 1920

 

 

 

 

UE 71

Kerb

 

 

IN MEMORY OF JOHN JOHNSON PASSED AWAY

SEPT 1ST 1908 UNTIL THE DAYBREAK AND

THE SHADOWS FLEE AWAY

 

 

 

 

UE 72

Headstone with ivy motif, laid flat

 

 

 

In

Loving Memory of

THOMAS HANCOCK PHIPPARD

DIED JANUARY 13TH 1908

AGED 54 YEARS

“THY WILL BE DONE”
 

ALSO OF

FRANCES ELLEN PHIPPARD

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED NOV 9TH 1920. AGED 71

 

 

 

 

UE 72B

Stone in granite and kerb

 

 

 

ARTHUR KENNEDY MCCAUSLAND

LT COLONEL

LATE COMMANDING

HER MAJESTY’S 41ST THE WELCH REGIMENT

BORN 1848

DIED JULY 2ND 1925

AT REST
 

HUGH VEREKER MCCAUSLAND

FEBRUARY 24TH 1903

JUNE 22ND 1968

 

 

 

 

UE 72A

Broken headstone

 

 

 

‘THE FIELD IS THE WORLD’

LUCY BROAD

OF CADUSCO AT LISKEARD

CALLED HOME JUNE 10TH 1920

 

 

 

 

UE 72

Headstone with ivy motif

 

 

In

Memory

of

HENRY FREDERICK BENDELL

CALLED TO REST FEB 26TH 1919

AGED 58

REIGNED WITH CHRIST

WHERE IS DEATH’S STING. WHERE GRAVE THY

VICTORY
 

ALSO OF

CARRIE ROSETTA BENDALL

THE BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED JUNE 16TH 1932

AGED 70.

“PEACE, PERFECT PEACE”

 

 

 

 

UE 73

Stone with cross

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

WILLIAM ROBERT KITLEY

WHO DIED JUNE 16TH 1915

AGED 23 YEARS

HE WAS CALLED TO HIGHER SERVICE
 

WILLIAM ROBERT MORGAN KITLEY

ENTERED INTO REST FEB. 7TH 1946

AGED 83 YEARS.

RE-UNITED

 

Side


 

 

ALSO OF

BESSIE WIFE OF

WILLIAM KITLEY

WHO DIED OCT 30 1943

AGED 79 YEARS

 

 

Side has a bush which would conceal any inscription on that face.

 

 

 

UE 74

Kerb

 

Top side
 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

 

  Side
 

ELIZABETH ELLEN NORTHOVER DIED 25TH SEPT 1913

 

Side
 

ALSO HER SON ERNEST KILLED IN THE JUTLAND BATTLE

 

 

 

 

UE 75

 

 

IN

LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF

WALTER NORMAN

WHO FELL ASLEEP JULY 17TH 1913

AGED 55 YEARS
 

“IN THE MIDST OF LIFE WE ARE IN DEATH”

HOME AT LAST THY LABOUR DONE

SAFE AND BLEST THE VICTORY WON

JORDAN PASSED FROM PAIN SET FREE

ANGELS NOW HAVE WELCOMED THEE

 


 

ALSO OF CHARLES TALBOT. M.M.

SECOND SON OF THE ABOVE

KILLED IN ACTION JULY 4TH 1918, LAID TO

REST IN LA – HEUVILLE CEMETERY, FRANCE

AGED 34 YEARS

 


 

WHEN ALONE IN MY SORROW THE BITTER TEARS FLOW

THERE STEALETH A DREAM OF SWEET LONG AGO

UNKNOWN TO THE WORLD HE STANDS BY MY SIDE

AND WHISPERS DEAR WIFE DEATH CANNOT DIVIDE

 

Photo by Jan Marsh 2015

 

 

 

UE76

No stone

 

 

 

UE 77
Cross has been taken down

 

 

IN MEMORY

OF OUR DEAR

FATHER AND MOTHER
 

JOHN MCCARTHY

DIED MARCH 13TH 1911

AGED 67 YEARS

 

On base

 

MARY ANN MCCARTHY

DIED JANUARY 13TH 1913 AGED 71 YEARS

REST SWEET REST

 

On side
 

ALSO

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

OUR BROTHER GUS

DEC 15TH 19[33?]

AGED 49 YEARS

RE-UNITED

 

 

 

 

UE 78

Stone

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

ALLENE EMILY

THE BELOVED WIFE

OF

MARK BESWICK

WHO ENTERED INTO

LIFE MARCH 10 1949
 

“And there shall be

no more pain”

Eternal rest give unto

her O’Lord

and let perpetual

light shine upon her

 

 

On kerb surround side

 

WESLEY ROLAND JONES. AT REST APRIL 15TH 1923. AGED 84 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 79

Stone with ivy motif

 

 

In

Loving Memory of

GEORGE CHARLES HARRIS

DIED DEC 5TH 1910

AGED 33
 

THOU WILT KEEP HIM IN PERFECT PEACE
 

ALSO OF

HARRIET LAURA

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED OCT 4TH 1917

AGED 39

 

 

 

 

UE 80

No stone

 

 

 

UE 81

Stone with flower motif

 

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

HENRY ARNUM MASTERMAN

DIED 17TH OCT 1911

AGED 67 YEARS
 

HE WAS FOR OVER 20 YEARS SUB POST

MASTER AT HERSTON.

SAFE IN THE ARMS OF JESUS
 

ALSO OF ANN

BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO ENTERED INTO REST JULY 14TH 1928

IN HER 85TH YEAR.

SO HE GIVETH OUR DEAR LOVE ONES REST

 

 

 

 

UE 82B

Book and kerb and LHS motif

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

ANDREW READ

DIED

APRIL 27 1922

AGED 72

RHS
 

ALSO

MARTHA ANN

READ

DIED

MARCH 13TH 1941

AGED 85

 

 

On kerb

 

ANDREW READ DIED APRIL 27TH 1922 AGED 72

 

 

 

 

UE 82A

Kerb

 

Bottom side
 

ELIZA CATHERINE OUR MOTHER

 

Right side
 

WIDOW OF JOHN HAILEY MORTEN BORN 1ST JUN 1836

 

Top side
 

PASSED ON 10TH NOV 1919

 

 

 

 

UE 82

Stone (Cracked and laid flat) and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

CHARLES BAYLIES GREEN

DIED OCTOBER 6TH 1918

AGED 67 YEARS
 

ALSO OF

EMMA ELIZA GREEN

THE BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

DIED JUNE 2ND 1918

AGED 67 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 83

Stone and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

WILLIAM JAMES CULL

DIED MARCH 6TH 1918

AGED 56

AT REST

 

 

 

 

UE 84

No stone

 

 

 

UE 85-86

Double plot, kerb and cross (now laid flat)

 

 

RIP

In

Loving Memory of

MARY ANN MASTERS

WHO PASSED AWAY OCT 4TH 1912

AGED 66
 

ALSO OF

MARK MASTERS

HUSBAND OF ABOVE

WHO PASSED AWAY NOV 17TH 1912 AGED 73
 

BELOVED AND LOVING THEY HAVE PASSED AWAY

WHILE WE WHO MOURN THEIR LOSS CAN ONLY PRAY

TO MEET THEM YET AGAIN IN THAT BRIGHT HOME

WHERE SORROW, SIN AND DEATH, IS ALL UNKNOWN

 

 

 

 

UE 87

Stone and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory of

THOMAS WILLIAM

THE BELOVED HUSBAND OF

MARY BATTRICK

DIED NOVEMBER 26TH 1911. AGED 55
 

ALSO OF ARTHUR TOM THEIR SON

DIED JULY 12TH 1912. AGED 25
 

NO ONE KNOWS HOW MUCH WE MISS THEM

NONE BUT ACHING HEARTS CAN TELL

EARTH HAS LOST THEM, HEAVEN HAS FOUND THEM

JESUS DONE ALL THINGS WELL
 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF DEAR

DICK

YOUNGEST SON OF THE ABOVE

WHO FELL IN ACTION AUGUST 25TH 1918

AGED 19 YEARS
 

ALSO OF MARY ANN

WIFE OF THOMAS WILLIAM BATTRICK

WHO FELL ASLEEP NOV 11TH 1924

AGED 77

ABIDE WITH ME

 

 

 

 

UE 88

Stone and kerb

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

RUEBEN CHURCHILL

A DEAR HUSBAND AND FATHER

WHO PASSED AWAY

FEBRUARY 4TH 1943

AGED 70 YEARS

SLEEP ON BELOVED SLEEP AND TAKE THY

REST. WE LOVE THEE WELL : BUT JESUS

LOVES THEE BEST
 

ALSO OF OUR DEAR MOTHER

MARTHA FLORENCE

CHURCHILL

RE-UNITED WITH HER HUSBAND

FEBRUARY 22ND 1967

AGED 90[?] YEARS

IN HEAVENLY LOVE ABIDING

 

Photo by Jan Marsh 2016

 

On kerb

 

IN MEMORY OF HESTER CHURCHILL DIED OCT 20TH 1911 AGD 81. R.I.P.

 

 

 

 

UE 89

No stone

 

 

 

UE 90

Kerb

 

 

On right side

 

JAMES WALTER CROSS DIED JANRY 21ST 1906

 

 

 

 

UE 91B-C
Double plot with cross and kerbs (fallen, broken and illegible)

 

 

On front

 

IHS

In Loving Memory of

HARRY

THE ONLY SON OF CLIFFORD HENRY

AND MARIA RUTH MITCHELL

PTE 8TH SOMERSET L.I.

REPORTED MISSING AFTER AN ACTION

IN BELGIUM JULY 31ST 1917

AGED 27 YEARS

Until the day break

 

 

Left hand side


In Loving Memory of

MY DEAR HUSBAND

CLIFFORD HENRY MITCHELL

PASSED AWAY

DECEMBER 23RD 1925

AGED 66 YEARS

Thy will be done

 

Right hand side

 

ALSO OF MARIA RUTH

THE BELOVED WIFE OF

CLIFFORD MITCHELL

WHO PASSED AWAY

SEP 25TH 1943

AGED 84 YEARS

REUNITED

 

 

 

UE 91A

Cross (laid flat) and kerb

 

 

IN

Loving Memory

of

STANLEY ALBERT HANCOCK

BORN OCTOBER 2ND 1865

DIED APRIL 19TH 1920

AT REST

 

 

 

 

UE 91

Kerb

 

Bottom side
 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR SISTER

 

Right hand side
 

EVELINE ALICE STRONG WHO PASSED AWAY APRIL 30TH 1919 AGED 30 YEARS

 

Top side

REST IN PEACE

 

 

 

 

UE 92-93

No stones

 

 

 

UE 94

Cross and kerb

 

 

IHS

ELIZABETH CHARLOTTE

PITMAN

BORN 4TH JAN 1838

DIED 10TH FEB 1913

 

 

 

 

UE 95

Kerb

 

Top side
 

IN MEMORY OF

 

Left hand side
 

BERTHA HOBART AUGUST 6TH 1912
 AGED 45

 

Right hand side
 

JESSIE EMILY HOBART – MAY 26TH 1914
 AGED 32

 

 

 

 

UE 96

Headstone and kerb with anchor and rope motif

 

 

In

Loving Memory of

WILLIAM THOMAS HOULSTON TOMES

WHO WAS CALLED AWAY JUNE 22ND 1912

AGED 51 YEARS
 

CONNECTED WITH THE SWANAGE LIFEBOAT THIRTY

TWO YEARS : COXSWAIN SEVEN AND HALF YEARS.

PEACE. PERFECT PEACE
 

ALSO OF SUSAN TOMES

THE DEARLY BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO PASSED AWAY DECEMBER 4TH 1919

AGED 57 YEARS

WITH LOVED ONES FAR AWAY

 

Shield plinth at base of grave

 

IN

[EV]ER LOVING MEMORY

[OF] MY DEAR HUSBAND

[FRE]DERICK JOHN CLARKE

[DI]ED ON ACTIVE SERVICE

[25] NOVEMBER 1918

[AG]ED 29 YEARS

[BUR]IED AT COURTRAL.

[THY] WILL BE DONE

 

 

[Notes:

F J Clarke

Gunner in Royal Artillery

353rd Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery transf. to (Pte. 376408) 761st Area Employment Coy. Labour

No 283286

Kortrijk Cemetery, Belgium

Husband of Bessie Clarke of ‘Houlston’, High Street, Swanage [http://twgpp.org/information.php?id=3298979]]

 

 

 

 

UE 97

Stone (smashed) with handshake motif and kerb

 

 

In

Loving Memory

of

ELIZABETH ANN

…ED WIFE OF

…HELL

…7TH 1912

….WITH THE LORD
 

oving Memory of

MY BELOVED HUSBAND

...BRAHAM TATCHELL

FELL ASLEEP AUGUST 25TH 1918

UNTIL THE RESURRECTION MORN

 

 

 

 

 

UE 98 and UB 131
Double plot, cross and kerb

 

 

Ihs

In loving Memory of

ALLIE

ALICE SMITH

CALLED HOME ON NEW YEAR’S MORN 1910

“AND WITH THE MORN THOSE ANGEL FACES SMILE”
 

LOUISA JANE SMITH

ELDEST DAUGHTER OF JOB SMITH DIED NOV 17TH 1942

“THOU GAVEST AND THOU DOST NOT TAKE AWAY

THE PARTING IS BUT HERE AND FOR A DAY”

 

Left hand side
 

JOB SMITH

BORN OCTOBER 15TH 1838

WHO WENT TO REST

MAY 29TH 1912
 

ALSO OF MARY

THE DEARLY LOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO JOINED HIM, OCTOBER 3RD 1912

 

 

 

 

UE 99D

Kerb

 

 

IN LOVING MEMORY JAMES PAINTER WHO PASSED AWAY FEB 1ST 1926 AGED 55 YEARS

 

 

 

 

UE 99C

Kerb and slab

 

 

On slab

IN LOVING MEMORY

OF A DEAR HUSBAND AND FATHER

THOMAS THORNE STYLES

WHO PASSED AWAY JUNE 2ND 1925

AGED 66 YEARS

“THY WILL BE DONE”

 

 

 

 

UE 99B

Kerb

 

Base
 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

 

Side
 

DANIEL MCCARTHY AT REST DEC 28TH 1923 AGED 47

 

Base
 

AWAITING THE DAWN

 

Side
 

ALSO HIS WIFE CHARLOTTE M DIED MAY 12TH 1980 AGED 90

 

 

 

 

UE 99A

Commonwealth War grave stone

 

 

212516 GUNNER

F. WASLEY

ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY

28TH FEBRUARY 1917 AGE 38
 

UBIQUE

QUO FASET GLORIA DUCUNT

DEATH DIVIDES

BUT MEMORY CLINGS

 

 

 

 

UE 99

No stone

 

 

 

UE 100

Kerb

 

 

Top side
 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

 

Side
 

GEORGE CORBEN DIED NOVEMBER 22ND 1916 AGED 81

 

Side
 

ALSO MARY ANN CORBEN DIED JUNE 11TH 1932 AGED 92

 

 

 

 

UE 101

Kerb

 

Side
 

LOT CORBEN DIED SEPT 7TH 1916 AGED 65 YEARS

 

Side
 

PEACE PERFECT PEACE

 

Side
 

ELIZA CORBEN DIED 3 JAN. 1950 AGED 97

 

 

 

 

UE 102

Cross and base with kerb

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

ELIZABETH HOLLAND

WHO DIED MAY 25TH 1913
 

THE SOULS OF THE RIGHTEOUS ARE

IN THE HAND OF THE LORD

 

 

 

 

UE 103

Broken cross and base

 

 

 

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

GEORGE HENRY HODGSON

FORMERLY C.M.S. MISSIONARY IN INDIA

BORN DEC 29TH 1866

AT REST FEB 24TH 1913

HE ENDURED AS SEEING HIM WHO IS INVISIBLE

 

 

 

 

 

UE 104

Cross and base

 

 

 

SIDNEY SMITH

PRIEST

RECTOR OF WHELDRAKE, YORKS

1887 – 1911

DIED SEPTEMBER 24TH 1912

AGED 56 YEARS
 

“GREAT IS THE PLACE THAT THEY HAVE

WHO LOVE THY LAW”

 

 

 

 

 

UE 105

No stone