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1888 Enlargement of Walkern churchyard

by janet on 9 January 2012 · 0 comments

Correspondence regarding the enlargement of the churchyard of St Mary’s, Walkern, in 1888
Source: HALS D/P 114/6/2

Specifications:

For new fence back of church from Church Leys Gate to Wicket Gate in walk leading to church about 305 feet
Fence to be 2 rails & 3 ft out of ground, posts dug in 10 feet apart with pile in centre
Rails to be larch fir, and posts and piles the same, with the rails nailed on, the same to have two coats of tar
I William Green will agree to do the said work as specified for the sum of nine pounds ten shillings.

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