Register of deaths and burials

Scope and Content

Arranged chronologically by date of death, includes patient number; patient name; age; date and time of death; whether a post mortem was carried out and whom by; whether an inquest was held; persons present at death; whether the coffin and hearse were purchased privately or by the health service; and whether the disposal was carried out privately or by the health service. Later entries in the volume also include details of religion; measurements including height and shoulder width; where a burial or cremation took place; undertakers name or contacts; and signature of person receiving the body.

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