Westland Funeral Services : Burial book and related papers
The collection comprises photocopies of (1) article from the `Greymouth evening star' on the history of undertaking in Greymouth (25 Feb 1989); (2) burial book of Westland Funeral Services (1888-1947); (3) alphabetical list with name, date of burial, age, place of burial if not Greymouth from 1941 to 1954; (4) alphabetical listing with name, burial date, age, cemetery and plot number covering 1944 to 1964; and (5) notebook with funeral notices (Jan 1963-Jan 1964) and statistics on numbers of funerals (1950-2001)
Many of the burials took place outside Greymouth including No Town, Cobden, Ahaura, Stillwater, Nelson Creek, Kumara, Karamea, Reefton and Boatmans
Source of title - Supplied
Quantity: 6 folder(s). 0.08 Linear Metres.
Physical Description: Mss, typescripts and printed matter (photocopies)
Finding Aids: Listing of material supplied by donor in Back file.
Access restrictions: No access restrictions
There are 6 items in total.
Format: 6 folder(s), 0.08 Linear Metres, Registers (Lists), Clippings, Manuscripts, Mss, typescripts and printed matter (photocopies)See original record