Hawkshead Hill Baptist Church

  • c/o Chapel Cottage
  • Hawkshead Hill
  • Ambleside
  • Cumbria
  • LA22 0PW

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Gravestones

 

(1)

Here layeth ye body of

JOHN SWAINSON who died

ye 14th of October 1750, and his wife

MARGARET and three of theire (children).

 

Remember time will come when you must give

Accounts to God how you on earth did live.

Some men get riches, yet are always poor;

Some get no riches, yet have all in store.

 

(2)

JANE, wife of John KIRBY of High House

who died March 15th 1832, aged 77 years

also of JOHN KIRBY of High House

who died January 14th 1833, aged 82 years

also of ESTHER KIRBY

 daughter of the above John and Jane KIRBY

who died February 18th 1840, aged 22 years

also of JOHN KIRBY, their son,

who died November 13th 1841, aged 65 years

 

(3)

In memory of MARY, the Beloved and Exemplary wife of WILSON ROBINSON, who died the 14th day of February 1848, aged 49 years

also of JAMES ROBINSON, their son,

who died the 9th day of January 1853

aged 8 years and 8 months

 

Together do we rest,

Together shall we rise,

With all the flocks of Christ

To glory in the skies.

 

(4)

Sacred to the Memory of

JOHN, the beloved son

of William and Margaret MARTIN

who departed this life August 7th 1863,

aged 3 years and 7 months.

 

(5)

In loving memory of GEORGE GARNETT

Died May 11th 1911, aged 75 years

 

(6)

In loving memory of

NATHAN GARNETT,

For 30 years Postmaster

of Hawkshead,

Who entered into rest

June 6th 1914,

Aged 77 years.

 

Also ELIZABETH,

The beloved wife of the above

Who entered into rest

October 22nd 1921

Aged 91 years.

'For ever with the Lord'

 

(7)

In loving memory of BARBARA GARNETT

Died May 6th 1936

 

(8)

In loving memory of SARAH ELIZABETH GARNETT

Died January 25th 1950

'With Christ'

 

(9)

In loving memory of MARY JANE GARNETT

Died June 5th 1950

'With Christ'

 

(10)

In loving memory of WILLIAM BATEMAN who entered into Rest January 7th

1941, Aged 59 years

Also of ISABEL his beloved wife,

Who fell asleep

On October 26th 1950, aged 72 years

Also of WILLIE their son,

Beloved Husband of Hannah

Who fell asleep

March 10th 1963, aged 50 years

Peace, perfect peace.

 

(11)

At Rest

MAUDE CRABTREE

1895 - 1988

 

(12)

JOHN MILES BATEMAN

22.9.1919 - 23.8.2000

 

(13)

AUDREY ASHWORTH

23.4.52 - 14.12.10

 

Godly and loving wife,

mother and grandmother.

Dedicated librarian and teacher.

 

"I shall not die, but live, and

declare the works of the Lord."

Ps 118