Digital mapping of Church of England churchyards

On 31 August 2021, the Church of England published The National Burial Grounds Survey to announce the commencement of the next stage of the digital mapping and database of all burial grounds in England. Further information is in an accompanying Press Release. The relevance of this initiative to “law and religion” lies in the extent to which this information may be of value to the consistory courts and others with an interest in this area. Continue reading