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Cemeteries Clauses Act 1847

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Form of Grant of Right of Burial

By virtue of [here name the special Act] we [here state the Name or Description of the Company ], in consideration of the Sum of _______________ to us paid by_________________ of_________________ do hereby grant unto the said_________________ the exclusive Right of Burial [or the Right of burying____________ Bodies, as the Case may be,] [or the Right of placing a Monument, Tablet, or Gravestone,] in [here describe the Ground intended for the' exclusive Burial, or for placing a Monument, Tablet, or Gravestone, as the Case may be, so as to identify the same, and if a Place of exclusive Burial, add,

numbered__________ on the Plan of the Cemetery, made in pursuance of the said Act], to hold the same to the said____________________ in perpetuity [or the Period agreed upon] for the Purpose of Burial [or as the Case may be]. Given under our Common Seal [or under our Hands and Seals, as the Case may be,] this______________ Pay of ______________in the Year of our Lord ___________

Form of Assignment of Right of Burial

I A.B. of____________________________ in consideration of the Sum of_____________________ paid to me by CD. of__________________ do hereby assign unto the said CD. the exclusive Right of Burial in [here describe the Place], and numbered__________ on the Plan of the Cemetery made in pursuance of the said Act, which was granted to me [or unto A.B. of_____________________ ] in perpetuity [or as the Case may be] by [here state the Name of the Company] by a Deed of Grant bearing Date the______________ Day of_____________ and all my Estate, Title, and Interest therein, to hold the same unto the said C. D. in perpetuity [or, as the Case may be, for the Remainder of the Period for which the same was granted by the said Company], subject to the Conditions on which I held the same immediately before the Execution hereof. Witness my Hand and Seal this______________ Day of__________________.

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