11 January 2013

Overdale Crematorium, Bolton, records at Deceased Online

The only crematorium in the Bolton area of Greater Manchester, Overdale opened in 1954. The data on Deceased Online features all 136,000 cremations from when the Crematorium opened on 11th October 1954 until 7th May 1993, more recent data will be added later. The data available comprises: cremation register scans with 10 entries per scanned page; applicant details providing information on those who arrange the cremation; the deceased's address, age, marital status, date of death, district where death was registered and whether the ashes were scattered or removed.

Records for all 7 of Bolton Council's cemeteries are also available on Deceased Online. Full details can be found here.

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