Birchcliffe Baptist Graveyard, Hebden Bridge

The graveyard of Birchcliffe Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge was opened in or before 1816, and is alongside Sandy Gate road.

It is split into three sections:

Some graves were transcribed in 1980 – a copy can be obtained at the Yorkshire Archæological Society – alas only four graves in the first section had survived to be transcribed.

The land is now privately owned.

The following people, and/or members of their family, were buried and/or have memorials here:

Abraham  Astin

Cresweller  Crabtree
John  Crossley
John  Crossley
William  Crossley

Harry  Dewhirst

Thomas  Eastwood

Levi  Naylor
James Needham

Joseph  Speak
John  Sutcliffe
Richard  Sutcliffe

William  Thomas


© Malcolm Bull 2021
Revised 16:13 / 20th September 2021 / 4255

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