Tyne and Wear HER(13248): Walker, Christ Church, churchyard, grave of William Short - Details
Walker, Christ Church, churchyard, grave of William Short
Religious Ritual and Funerary
William Short (1811-1859) was foreman boiler smith at Walker Iron Works. He died at sea on 17 January 1859. He was enroute to Smyrna on the Black Sea for 'the benefit of his health'.
Alan Morgan, 2004, Beyond the Grave - Exploring Newcastle's Burial Grounds, page 141