Re: [Peterhead] LAIR MAPS
- Thanks for your helpful reply, Alex. I'll add this to the list of
things to do next time I visit the UK!
On 15/03/2007, at 6:43 PM, ugiepark1 wrote:
> For Mary Barnes & Others :
> I do know that the Registrar at Peterhead (Arbuthnot House) has Lair
> maps. They did give me photocopies of parts of the Old Cemetery and
> Constitution Street, but not the whole cemetery. I guess they would
> have a photocopier large enough for A3 size or whatever it is, so I'm
> sure they could give you copies (might be a charge ?).
> These maps only have Lair numbers on them (no names). You would then
> have to search the Lair Registers to put a name to the Lair.
> ANEFHS does have the searchable database on computer. A search on
> there will tie in the Lair Number to a name (and also who else is in
> the Lair).
> I don't know if it's still the case, but the Gate House at
> Constitution Street Cemetery also had burial books. The burials are
> listed by surname letter in chronological order (Strangely, there were
> no Lair Register Books for this Cemetery).
> Alex Ritchie