Monument record M1725 - Cemetery, Kirkhill House, Bingham




Grid reference SK 70189 39999 (point)
Map sheet SK73NW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Bingham, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Cemetery, ? chapel of St Helen. Minimum of 12 burials disturbed in property renovations July/Aug 1983. Minimum of 3 burials came from trenching around walls of house for drainage. Further 8 exposed in relaying floors within house, 7 of these recorded. Another 1 disturbed at N end of garden, some 20-25m from house. No grave goods. Kirkhill House and curtiledge appears to lie within (or may be) Chapel Yard from which ill recorded burials came in C18 (2). Vague mentions of finds of human bones in this area (2) may derive from C19 building of Kirkhill House, the foundation trenches of which cut through the recorded burials. (1)

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Site notes, (1), (3), Parish file

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

17 BW print, 10 polaroid, archive box

<1> Bishop MW, 1983, Kirkhill House (Unpublished document). SNT501.

<2> Wortley AL, 1954, History of Bingham (Published document). SNT1441.

<3> South Notts Advertiser, 12/08/1983, South Notts Advertiser, p 3 (Published document). SNT304.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Unpublished document: Bishop MW. 1983. Kirkhill House.
  • <2> Published document: Wortley AL. 1954. History of Bingham.
  • <3> Published document: South Notts Advertiser. 12/08/1983. South Notts Advertiser. p 3.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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