Local Authorities Cemeteries Order 1977

Notice is hereby given that the Hastings Borough Council intend to...... remove and destroy any tombstones or other memorials on the graves, together with any railings..... in:

Division A Sections F & G

Division B Section D

Division D Sections F & G

Division E Sections D, R & S

The Local History Research Group at this time set out to record the memorials in the above section.

The records of this research are held in the Hastings Section in the Reference Library, in a black folder marked Hastings Cemetery.

Example - Alice Whistler, better known as “Whistler’s Mother” was buried originally at BA C7.  The family have now been reunited at DB, inside the Garden of Remembrance