Hearse House, 42, Market Street, Chapel en le Frith, Derbyshire

Hearse House, 42, Market Street, Chapel en le Frith, Derbyshire
Photograph taken 13 April 2004 © Mr Alan Fleming. Source Historic England Archive ref: 82030

This undertaker's cartshed was built in 1818 and is now a garage. The stone plaque says 'Hearse House/Erected 1818. Samuel Grundy, Minister. Stephen Bellott and Adam Fox, Martinside - Churchwardens'. A hearse is used to carry coffins to a church for burial.

Location

Derbyshire Chapel en le Frith

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

death church religion faith undertaker Georgian (1714 - 1836)