Friends of Raikes Road Burial Ground

With kind support from Skipton Town Council.

Photographs: Restoration - prior to work commencing

The following are a selection of photographs showing the progress made restoring the burial ground.  More information on the restoration project can be found in the Restoration Project Business Plan:  Raikes Road Burial Ground - Business Plan 2012.pdf   -  (472Kb)

Prior to restoration the burial ground was overgrown and neglected.

Many of the headstones were weathering badly or had fallen over.