Friday, March 27, 2009

250,000 New Names Added to U.K. Database

Additions to the Deceased Online Web site include...

• 5 more councils upload data
• 4 London councils now online
• Angus is Scotland's first to join up
• Cemetery maps and headstone photos now online

Deceased Online has added nearly 250,000 new names at You can now see cemetery records for the London boroughs of Brent, Havering, Islington and Camden as well as Angus Council in Scotland.

Check out the detail of their digital cemetery maps - which show exactly where graves are located - and, for some graves, high quality photographs of headstones showing inscriptions. You can see exactly what they've got at by clicking on 'database coverage'.

The Web site also boasts that 1,000,000 more new names are coming soon.

1 comment:

Richard said...

This is a brilliant new site and a great idea. I don't think anyone else puts together local authority data in the UK and presents in through one national database resource. Very useful indeed.