Jewellery Quarter Cemeteries Project

by Restoring Headstones in the Jewellery Quarter Cemeteries in Hockley, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 3rd August 2021 we successfully raised £3,600 with 117 supporters in 28 days

We're raising money to restore damaged gravestones in Birmingham’s two oldest cemeteries: Key Hill and Warstone Lane.

by Restoring Headstones in the Jewellery Quarter Cemeteries in Hockley, England, United Kingdom

The Crowd

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Anonymous pledged £15

2nd August 2021 at 12:36pm

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Daniel O'Brien pledged £30

2nd August 2021 at 12:33pm

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Mat Lovell pledged £15

2nd August 2021 at 12:21pm

Mat Lovell has also backed 1 other project

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Luke Crane pledged £20

2nd August 2021 at 11:25am

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Anna Muggeridge pledged £10

2nd August 2021 at 11:19am

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Dave Conroy pledged £15

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Anonymous pledged £35

2nd August 2021 at 10:48am

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Jon Dawes pledged £30

2nd August 2021 at 10:29am

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David Catley pledged £30

2nd August 2021 at 10:18am

David Catley has also backed 2 other projects

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Eva T Bennett pledged £15

2nd August 2021 at 6:51am

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Charlotte Powell pledged £25

1st August 2021 at 10:52pm

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Andrew Farrell pledged £2

1st August 2021 at 10:39pm

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Glen Howell pledged £30

1st August 2021 at 8:05pm

Glen Howell has also backed 2 other projects

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Blair Winton pledged £10

1st August 2021 at 6:48pm

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Anonymous pledged £10

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Matthew Walters pledged £50

1st August 2021 at 6:01pm

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Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£30 or more

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Museum Membership and x2 Pin Badges

You will receive a year's membership to the award-winning Coffin Works Museum. This includes free entry on self-guided and guided tours, as well as discounts on events and in the museum shop. You'll also get our two limited-edition cemetery pin badges of Warstone Lane and Key Hill Cemetery.

£15 or more

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Cemetery Tour with Programme Manager & Friends

On this tour of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries, you will led by a member of the Friends and Activities Programme Manager, Josie Wall, local expert in cemetery history. The tour will include the newly restored catacombs of Warstone lane and many notable graves of historic importance in Key Hill Cemetery.

£20 or more

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Key Hill Pin Badge

We've teamed up with local artist, Made on the Canal, to produce this limited-edition badge! Inspired by the gates and pillars of Key Hill, this badge pops with its green and gold plating.

£25 or more

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Friends Membership and x1 pin badge

Friends Membership of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries gives you access to the 'Mourning News' Newsletter with research and updates, free tours (held on the 2nd Sunday of every month, except January) and members' discounts. The Friends are the only group to maintain the Cemeteries, restore gravestones as well as researching the lives of those buried in these two historic cemeteries.

£50 or more

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Cemetery Symbolism Guide and Tour.

Our deluxe limited-edition, lino and letter-pressed, illustrated pocket guide-book to the nature and symbolism that can be to found in the Jewellery Quarter cemeteries. This unique reward also includes a bespoke symbolism tour of the cemeteries in which Activities Programme Manager, Josie Wall, will guide you through the hidden meanings of many cemetery monuments.

£100 or more

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3D Print of Warstone Lane, x2 Pin Badges a Tour

Inspired by Warstone Lane Cemetery and created by local artist, Made on the Canal, this is your chance to get a VERY limited edition print. In fact, we've only had 10 produced. We think it's worth it just for the cherry blossom! Y ou'll also receive a guided tour of both cemeteries. You will also receive our two limited edition pin badges and our deluxe symbolism guide.

£20 or more

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Warstone Lane Pin Badge

We've teamed up with local artist, Made on the Canal, to produce this limited-edition badge! Inspired by the gates and pillars of Warstone Lane, this badge pops with its red and gold plating.

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