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Book of Remembrance

 

Tameside's Book of Remembrance is located in the Remembrance Room at Dukinfield Cemetery to provide a lasting record and dignified memorial.

 

Image of the Book of RememeranceThe Book

The half-yearly volumes of the Book of Remembrance are hand-made throughout, using proven traditional bookbinding techniques.

The vellum cover bears the Coat of Arms of the Borough, and is finished with gold leaf tooling and semi-precious stones.

Two pages are allocated to each day of the year, and the Book is displayed open at the appropriate day in a protective glass case so that entries may be seen on each anniversary of the date of death.

With entries of five or more lines, space is available to enhance the memorial by the inclusion of a miniature work of art such as a floral emblem, animals, birds, badges of societies and organisations, regimental badges, crests and coats of arms.

The Memorial

The memorial entries are carefully executed by highly skilled artists, and inscribed under the date of death with the wording of your choice penned in red and black ink.

Image of an entry in the book

Scale of Charges

  • Single, Two Line Entry: £160.00 (motif not available with this size entry)
  • Double, Five Line Entry: £195.00
  • Treble, Eight Line Entry: £240.00
  • Double, Five Line Entry (with Emblem or Crest): £295
  • Treble, Eight Line Entry (with Emblem or Crest): £325

Entries for the book of remembrance should be made via the office at Dukinfield Crematorium
 

Contact Information
Contact by Post

Registrar's Office
Dukinfield Cemetery and Crematorium
Hall Green Road
Dukinfield
SK16 4EP
Contact by Telephone
0161 330 1901
Contact by Fax
0161 330 9566