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Memorial Inscriptions

The inscriptions on all of the extant gravestones in almost every churchyard and cemetery in Weardale have been transcribed and indexed. Photographs of most of the memorials are available.

Gravestones and Memorial Inscriptions

Cemetary

No of Memorials

No of Names

Copt Hill

21

50

Cowshill

29

92

Burtreeford

213

361

St John's Chapel

522

1011

Westgate

235

425

Eastgate

102

167

Rookhope

202

425

Stanhope Churchyard

519

1003

Stanhope High St.

248

428

Stanhope Cross Hill

609

593

Frosterley

343

628

Wolsingham

1214

2645