Baptist Burial Ground 2012
|Baptist Burial Ground
|FB079 & FB080 Photographer Joanne Coultas + F320 & F321 Photographer Ruth Ashton-Ward
Top: September 2012: Here were the remains of the first Baptist Chapel and Burial Ground, the
land has been cleared prior to development.
The adjacent orchid nursery has also
been demolished and will form part of the new building site. (March 2013)
Upper Middle: September 2012: A notice board announcing the new development which is to be called "Orchid
Mansell and Hatcher owned the orchid nursery which was on the site with
the old Baptist Burial Ground and the remains of the chapel.
Lower Middle and Bottom: October 2012: Situated
in Cragg Wood, the Burial Ground is seen here after developers had cleared up
the site and rebuilt the walls this was part of the agreement for planning
The old building to the left was not the original Chapel but a
structure used by Cragg Wood Nurseries for orchid growing.
Work to redevelop the
site did not begin until April 2013 the photos were taken before then, a full
archaeological survey was done on the site.
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