An Excerpt from George Clist’s account books.

2 Pages from George Clist’s Account Book, detailing journeys undertaken by his hearse for the years 1852-1853. Details are given where the coffin was taken from, the churchyard to which it was taken, the distance in miles, whether the palls were used and the cost. Some ten years later two of his children had managed to write their names on the bottom of the account book.

The Hemyock Hundred, Whites Directory 1852.

A copy of the Hemyock entry in White’s Directory 1852