This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

Conservation Bulletin 66

Front cover for Conservation Bulletin 66

The Heritage of Death

In an uncertain world people value their past – and especially their memories of the men and women who inhabited it. Churchyards, tombstones and war memorials are the under-appreciated part of our heritage that keeps those memories alive.


  • Bringing the Dead to Life p2
  • Discovering our Ancestors p3
  • Showing Respect p9
  • Protecting their Memory p23
  • News p41
  • The National Monuments Record p44
  • Legal Developments p46
  • New Publications p47

Additional Information

  • Series: Conservation Bulletin
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Product Code: 51699
  • ISSN: 0753-8674


If you require an alternative, accessible version of this document (for instance in audio, Braille or large print) please contact us:

Customer Service Department

Telephone: 0370 333 0607
Fax: 01793 414926
Textphone: 0800 015 0516

Was this page helpful?

Also of interest...