SK5348 : Hucknall, NG15 - Cemetery

taken 7 years ago, near to Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Hucknall, NG15 - Cemetery
Hucknall, NG15 - Cemetery
With the graveyard of Hucknall Torkard Parish Church beginning to fill up a Burial Board was elected in 1884 to find a suitable plot of land upon which to construct a cemetery. Such a spot was found in this locality known as the Moss Leys and eight acres was bought from the Duke of Portland in 1884 at 250 per acre. This is cemetery chapel, that is still in use, that was built by Mr. J. A. Munks for 1,031.
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SK5348, 35 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Grassland  Suburb, Urban fringe  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5391 4829 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:1.7513N 1:11.8572W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5394 4832
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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