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Birmingham and Midland Institute
9 Margaret St
Birmingham, B3 3BU United Kingdom
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An afternoon of talks around memorial recording at the Birmingham & Midland Institute.

Join the Celebrating Birmingham’s Burial Grounds Project for an afternoon of talks on subjects around this burial ground mapping and recording projects featuring talks from:
– Harold Mytum “Burial Ground Memorials, an Under Appreciated Heritage.”
– Josie Wall “From Churchyard to Cemetery, Burials in Birmingham 18th to 20th Century.”
– Colin Fenn “To List or not? the discussion around protecting memorials.”

Tickets are free but must be booked.
You can book via Eventbrite, by emailing george@cfga.org.uk or by phoning 01588 673041 (answer phone only some days)

The Celebrating Birmingham’s Burial Grounds Project is an initiative of the burial ground conservation charity Caring For Gods Acre


20th November 2021
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Caring For Gods Acre
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Jewellery Quarter Cemeteries Project


We had an amazing day yesterday at the @jqbid #jqfestival collaborating with @jo_gane1 @suslifeuk @dontgointothecellar and of course the @friendskeyhillwarstonelanecem meeting so many amazing people

We couldn't have done it without everyone's help, including loads of support behind the scenes from @bhamcitycouncil @coffin_works @thehivejq and all the amazing #JQHeritageSquad volunteers.

Now we need to sleep for a week but then we'll be buzzing with ideas for 2023!

We are very excited about 'Diamonds in the Rough' a unique tour with storytelling & live performance, exploring queer history in the JQ Cemeteries for LGBT History Month.
Join Sheldon K Goodman and
Sacha Coward from @thecemeteryclub
on 12th-14th February:

#lgbthistory #valentinesday #birmingham #jewelleryquarter #jewelleryquarterbirmingham #cemetery #tour #birminghamheritage

This project is possible because of funding from: