Archives of the Cremation Society of great britain

The Archives of the Society were deposited at Durham University in 1998. They were officially handed over by the late President of the Society, The Rt. Hon. The Earl Grey, at a ceremony at the University on 2nd November 2001.

(Left) Professor Douglas Davies, Professor John Anstee, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Durham, University and The Rt. Hon. The Earl Grey, President of the Cremation Society of Great Britain

For more information on the archives held in the Palace Green Library's collection, please visit the Durham University's Cremation Society webpage

Article by Danielle McAloon - Project Archivist at Durham University - published in Pharos (Summer 2018) : 'The Archives of The Cremation Society'