Tyne and Wear HER(13246): Walker, Christ Church, churchyard, grave of Thomas James - Details
Walker, Christ Church, churchyard, grave of Thomas James
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Thomas James (1793-1858) was a blast furnace builder and manager. He was from Merthyr Tydfil in Wales. He died at Walker Iron Works on March 7th 1858. The obelisk monument was erected by public subscription.
Alan Morgan, 2004, Beyond the Grave - Exploring Newcastle's Burial Grounds, page 141