Whats New? 2017

March 2017

New "How to do it" section added.

A new help section has been added to the website.

It is called "How to do it" and has links to pages explaining how to do various things on the website.

There is a new link to it on both the top and bottom menus.

February 2017

Record number of UK grave monuments and people.

There are now over half a million grave monuments and a million names for the UK within the GPR.

Surname search.

The surname search has now been improved and now gives results that are easier to follow.

These changes work for each of the six different order of search results that can be selected.

New FAQs

The FAQ system has now been extended.

January 2017

100,000 photo requests

The GPR has now received over 100,000 requests for higher quality versions of the grave monument photographs it holds.

All of these photos have been supplied free of charge.

Facebook group.

There is now a new Facebook group dedicated to the Gravestone Photographic Resource, so if you, or anyone you know, is interested in family history research and would like to join, its link is https://www.facebook.com/groups/372030283152561/.

Grave plot information.

If information about the grave plot number is available then it is now displayed on the grave detail page within the box "How to find this grave within a cemetery".

2017: latest cemeteries

The following graveyards have been added to the Gravestone Photographic Resource since 1st January 2017:

datecountrystate / province / countycity / town / villagecemeterygravesnames
24 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireSnitterbyWar Memorial88
24 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireConisholmeSt Peter115218
24 March 2017EnglandSomersetBlagdonSt Andrew (part 2)122243
24 March 2017EnglandHampshirePetersfieldCivil (part 2)205384
24 March 2017EnglandEssexBulphanWar Memorial1616
23 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireConisholmeWar Memorial44
23 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireHaxeyWar Memorial4848
22 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireGrainthorpeSt Clement408810
21 March 2017EnglandYorkshireSewerbySewerby Hall108172
21 March 2017EnglandLondonWansteadWWI War Memorial199199
21 March 2017EnglandLondonStoke NewingtonCivilian War Memorial113113
21 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireLouthLondon Road3447
21 March 2017EnglandEssexChingfordChingford Mount265506
21 March 2017EnglandEssexChingfordChingford Mount War Memorial7070
21 March 2017EnglandLondonStoke NewingtonAbney Park52113
21 March 2017EnglandLondonStoke NewingtonAbney Park War Memorial225225
19 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireFotherbySt Mary War Memorial33
19 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireUtterbySt Andrew (clergy)6666
16 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireFotherbySt Mary244468
16 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 9)179251
16 March 2017EnglandHampshirePetersfieldCivil (South Chapel area)88148
15 March 2017WalesDenbighshireLlanfair Dyffryn ClwydSt Cynfarch and St Mary240544
15 March 2017EnglandSomersetBlagdonSt Andrew160342
15 March 2017EnglandDevonParracombeChrist Church4381
15 March 2017EnglandDevonDartmouthWar Memorial277277
15 March 2017EnglandSuffolkRamsholtAll Saints (interior)517
14 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 8)64101
14 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 7)119216
14 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 2)33
13 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireUtterbySt Andrew156331
13 March 2017EnglandSuffolkRamsholtWar Memorial99
13 March 2017EnglandSomersetLeighlandSt Giles89149
11 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireHolton le ClayWar Memorail1010
11 March 2017ScotlandIsle of SkyeBroadfordCill Chriosd118360
11 March 2017ScotlandPerthshireKilmadockNew6761695
11 March 2017ScotlandPerthshireDouneWar Memorial8181
11 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireWainfleet BankAll Saints (site of)3875
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 1 Wall109114
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandRandall Walls5071
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandProtestant9011589
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandMemRock21930
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandMemRock12841
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandLawnbeam79147
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandIndiv Rocks354768
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandDB44
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCatholic7011263
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 9 WALL4267
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 8 WALL91115
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 7 WALL5698
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 6 WALL5087
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandBrisbane,CW 5 WALL5591
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 4 WALL4782
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 3 WALL6469
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 2 Wall114121
09 March 2017AustraliaQueenslandClevelandCW 10 WALL61120
09 March 2017WalesDenbighshireRuthinSt Mary and St Mwrog145388
08 March 2017EnglandYorkshireWragbySt Michael and Our Lady (part 1)92229
08 March 2017EnglandYorkshireWragbySt Michael and Our Lady (part 2)191425
08 March 2017EnglandYorkshireWragbySt Michael and Our Lady (inside)925
08 March 2017EnglandIsle of WightShanklinWar Memorial121121
08 March 2017EnglandYorkshireNormantonAll Saints (part 4)68195
08 March 2017EnglandYorkshireNormantonAll Saints (part 3)224673
08 March 2017CorfuCorfu TownBritish410560
05 March 2017EnglandSomersetCarhamptonSt Giles358626
05 March 2017EnglandWiltshireCastle CombeSt Andrew623
05 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireHolton le ClayMemorial Wall4469
05 March 2017WalesDenbighshireLlanfwrogSt Mwrog and St Mary400903
05 March 2017WalesDenbighshireLlanfair Dyffryn ClwydCapel Salem289573
04 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireHolton le ClaySt Peter65149
04 March 2017ScotlandIsle of SkyeBreakishAshaig (old)131419
04 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 6)358702
04 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 3)46117
04 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 4)82182
04 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 1)1220
04 March 2017WalesDenbighshireDenbighMunicipal (section 5)207504
02 March 2017EnglandLincolnshireHolton le ClayHolton le Clay213326
28 February 2017EnglandSomersetUbleyWar Memorial55
28 February 2017EnglandSomersetUbleySt Bartholomew171311
28 February 2017EnglandNorfolkHinghamWar Memorial4747
28 February 2017EnglandSomersetCompton MartinSt Micheal and All Angels184338
26 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireCovenhamSt Barthomew (annexe)99159
26 February 2017EnglandLondonForest GateWest Ham108214
26 February 2017EnglandLondonForest GateWest Ham Cemetery War Memorial100100
26 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireMaltby le MarshAll Saints2440
26 February 2017EnglandEssexBarkingsideBarkingside101176
26 February 2017ScotlandMidlothianCurrieCurrie Kirk2911215
25 February 2017EnglandSuffolkUggeshallSt Mary War Memorial66
25 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireCovenhamSt Barthomew107217
25 February 2017EnglandNorfolkAslactonSt Michael War Memorial1111
25 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireWest AshbyAll Saints117230
22 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireCovenhamWar Memorial2223
22 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireCovenhamSt Mary82149
21 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireLudboroughWar Memorial1313
21 February 2017EnglandYorkshireLong RistonSt Margaret212431
21 February 2017WalesDenbighshireRuthinSt Meugan173445
21 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireFulstowSt Lawrence218412
21 February 2017EnglandSomersetCompton MartinSt Michael the Archangel Roll of Honour1010
21 February 2017EnglandSomersetBurringtonHoly Trinity196443
21 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireHameringhamAll Saints97156
19 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireSaxby All SaintsWar Memorial99
19 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireWest AshbyWar Memorial1010
19 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireLudboroughSt Mary130245
19 February 2017EnglandSomersetBurringtonHoly Trinity Roll of Honour1313
19 February 2017ScotlandHighlandsFort WilliamThe Craig86248
19 February 2017AustraliaVictoriaLockwoodLockwood70251
19 February 2017EnglandCornwallLadockWar Memorial2626
19 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireLudboroughIncumbents,St Marys Church4242
19 February 2017EnglandWarwickshireWishawSt Chad2746
19 February 2017EnglandLondonManor ParkWoodgrange Park War Memorial129129
19 February 2017EnglandLondonManor ParkWoodgrange Park81151
19 February 2017EnglandEssexWoodfordRoding Lane1115
19 February 2017EnglandLondonLambethAlbert Embankment SOE War Memorial11
19 February 2017EnglandEssexChingfordWar Memorial242242
19 February 2017EnglandEssexBarkingsideCivilian War Memorial121121
12 February 2017EnglandRutlandWhissendineSt Andrew413822
12 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireBarrow upon HumberHoly Trinity War Memorial4949
12 February 2017EnglandLeicestershireTwyfordSt Andrew426863
12 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireNorth CotesSt Nicholas259476
12 February 2017IrelandSligoSligoAbbey110192
12 February 2017EnglandNottinghamshireScarringtonSt John of Beverley135299
12 February 2017EnglandNottinghamshireRempstoneAll Saints124248
12 February 2017EnglandLincolnshireBarrow upon HumberHoly Trinity48117
12 February 2017EnglandNottinghamshireHicklingSt Luke219454
12 February 2017EnglandNorfolkFakenhamCreake Road (part 1)5383
12 February 2017EnglandNottinghamshireEast BridgfordSt Peter7501529
12 February 2017IrelandSligoDrumcliffeSt Columba61148
04 February 2017IrelandRoscommonArdcarneOld 166367
31 January 2017WalesPembrokeshireHaverfordwestWithybush Hospital War Memorial109109
31 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireBonbyWar memorial1515
31 January 2017AustraliaVictoriaTowaninniePublic37102
31 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireKirkby com OsgodbySt Andrew182339
31 January 2017AustraliaVictoriaQuambatookLawn107614
31 January 2017AustraliaVictoriaMystic ParkMystic Park1758
31 January 2017IrelandMeathNavanSt Mary159303
29 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireKingerbySt Peter2047
29 January 2017IrelandLouthTallanstownOld60177
29 January 2017ScotlandLanarkshireSymingtonOld125471
29 January 2017ScotlandLanarkshireSymingtonNew156363
27 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireKirkby cum OsgodbyWar Memorial1212
27 January 2017EnglandYorkshireWakefieldSugar Lane11
27 January 2017EnglandBuckinghamshireWolvertonSt George the Martyr45110
27 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireKingerbySt Peter (clergy)5858
27 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireSaxby All SaintsAll Saints186373
26 January 2017EnglandHampshireSarisbury GreenWar Memorial6868
25 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireWorlabyWar Memorial1111
25 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireHorkstowSt Maurice135261
23 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireBonbySt Andrew169319
23 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireGrimsbySt James (interior)3976
23 January 2017EnglandNorfolkKirby BedonSt Andrew (interior)2159
23 January 2017EnglandNorfolkKirby BedonSt Andrew War Memorial1616
22 January 2017EnglandHampshireWarsashWar Memorial4444
22 January 2017EnglandNorfolkSurlinghamSt Saviour (ruin)56
22 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireWorlabySt Clement194380
22 January 2017WalesPembrokeshireCrundaleUnited Reform133282
21 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireElshamWar Memorial1313
21 January 2017ScotlandOrkney IslandsDouneSt Adeh119451
21 January 2017EnglandCheshireSaleBrookland (part 11)3211284
21 January 2017ScotlandOrkney IslandsEdayWar Memorial3838
21 January 2017ScotlandPerthshireKilmadockOld48152
21 January 2017ScotlandOrkney IslandsEdayWar Memorial1919
21 January 2017EnglandNorfolkDentonSt Mary the Virgin722
21 January 2017EnglandNorfolkDentonSt Mary the Virgin War Memorial1111
21 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireElshamAll Saints227435
19 January 2017IrelandLouthDarverSt Michael58155
19 January 2017IrelandLouthCollonChurch of Ireland145397
19 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireNorth KelseyAll Hallows112256
19 January 2017EnglandHerefordshireCollingtonSt Mary1744
15 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireSouth KelseySt Mary91205
15 January 2017WalesPembrokeshireCrundaleWar Memorial99
14 January 2017EnglandNorfolkWinfarthingSt Mary the Virgin War Memorial1515
14 January 2017EnglandNorfolkShelfangerAll Saints War Memorial99
14 January 2017EnglandNorfolkSeething and MundhamWar Memorial99
14 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireCadney cum HowshamAll Saints180374
11 January 2017EnglandDerbyshireMoneyashSt Leonard (War Memorial)4545
11 January 2017MonacoMoneghettiLa ColleMonaco (part)97200
11 January 2017EnglandEssexLangdon HillsSt Mary and All Saints5570
07 January 2017EnglandSomersetWest QuantoxheadSt Etheldreda178291
07 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireBigbyAll Saints (clergy)4949
07 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireBigbyAll Saints157312
04 January 2017EnglandYorkshireWoodmanseyWar Memorial5555
04 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireSearby cum OwmbySt Nicholas War Memorial66
04 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireSearby-cum-OwmbySt Nicholas71136
04 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireSomerbySt Margaret2548
04 January 2017EnglandCambridgeshireSnailwellSt Peter106194
04 January 2017EnglandNorthamptonshireRoadeSt Mary the Virgin1530
04 January 2017EnglandRutlandOwstonSt Andrew158286
04 January 2017EnglandShropshireOniburySt Michael124209
04 January 2017EnglandSuffolkOakleyWar Memorial77
04 January 2017EnglandYorkshireDriffieldLockington Rail Crash Memorial99
04 January 2017EnglandSuffolkLittle SaxhamSt Nicholas98179
04 January 2017EnglandSomersetKilveSt Mary188327
04 January 2017EnglandShropshireHinstockSt Oswald106222
04 January 2017EnglandCambridgeshireHigham FerrersSt Mary the Virgin511
04 January 2017EnglandNorfolkHamsterleyWar memorial2020
04 January 2017EnglandSuffolkBramptonWar Memorial1111
04 January 2017EnglandSuffolkBildestonSt Mary Magdalene352665
04 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireGrasbyAll Saints80153
04 January 2017EnglandLincolnshireClixbyAll Hallows2751

2016: Statistics

The following number of cemeteries were added to the Gravestone Photographic Resource during 2016:

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