Thornhill Vault, Peak Forest

Recent Photograph of Thornhill Vault (Peak Forest)

There is a large apparently blank gravestone outside the railing on which it says “Entrance to Mr Thornhill's Vault”; and carved into the wall above it are the words “2 empty spaces”...

To get an idea of the scale of the Vault, Sue, standing beside the railings is just 5 feet tall (1.5m)! Transcriptions of the Memorial Inscriptions are available on a separate webpage.

(Description provided by Rosemary Lockie,
with thanks to Sue Thomas for additional details)

Image contributed by Sue Thomas on 26th March 2008.
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