Walker Parish Churchyard, Newcastle

07Feb

Walker Parish Churchyard

 
Walker Parish Churchyard, situated in the Parish of Walker in the east end of the city of Newcastle Upon Tyne, is over 160 years old and is one of the largest in Europe. Many of the residents of Walker, a once thriving industrial area,  lie buried in the Churchyard.
 
A Walker Churchyard Memorial Group has been set up to support it’s management and upkeep. The groups aim is the rejuvenation of the Churchyard and making available details relating to burial records, burial plot locations, memorial inscriptions etc.
 
The group has a website wcmg.org.uk and an email address for specific search enquiries. enquiries@wcmg,org.uk