St Mary the Virgin's Church burial ground, Whickham, Durham, England

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St Mary the Virgin's Church burial ground
Whickham
Durham, England

photo of St Mary the Virgin's Church burial ground

St Mary the Virgin's Church burial ground, Whickham

Notes about the burial ground

The church was built in the 12th century and on Sunday 14th November 1841, the church was almost completely destroyed by fire.


The GPR holds 461 grave and 1331 person records for the burial ground.

Photographed by Joyce Hunter

Indexed by Bob Willis

The status of the photographing of the burial ground is believed to be complete except inside church.

The quality of the photographs of the burial ground is good.

There have been 115 requests for photographs from the burial ground.

The latest details for the burial ground were added on 17 April 2014


For information about this locality within Durham,
have a look at the Oultwood directory for Durham

For information about education in this locality within Durham,
have a look at the Schools Web Index for Durham

Grave Monument Photographs

Below are the names that appear on the photographs or records held by the GPR for St Mary the Virgin's Church burial ground, Whickham, Durham, England.

If you would like to obtain a free copy of any of the photographs for the names listed on this page just click either the GPR reference number or one of the full names. For further information please visit our how to request an image page.

To see details of other people with the same surname, just click on the surname that is of interest.

The ages given on monuments are often incorrect and so dates of birth should be consided as probable rather than actual. Please also note that all ages and dates of birth in red have been calculated and are not on the monument.

The postcode for this burial ground is NE16 4SJ - if you have a GPS this might be useful to locate this burial ground!

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