Inscriptions

All lettering examples can be found in our extensive showroom in Durrington Cemetery.

  • Machine carved: A print out of how the inscription could look on your chosen memorial is sent with all estimates requiring machine carved letters.
  • Hand carved: Traditional hand carved letters are cut in our stone masons own personal style and, if required, lettering can be viewed once drawn on to the memorial.
  1. Inscription suggestions
    • In loving memory of . . .
    • Cherished memories of our dear parents . . .
    • Treasured memories of our beloved mum . . .
    • In remembrance of . . .
    • Sacred to the memory of . . .
    • At rest . . .
  2. Verses and Quotations
    • Peace, perfect peace.
    • At rest
    • Rest in peace
    • Too dearly loved to be forgotten
    • Forever in our thoughts
    • Always in our hearts
    • Memory is a golden chain that binds us till we meet again
    • In the garden of happy memories, it is always summer
  3. Children’s texts
    • And Jesus called a little child unto him (Matthew 18:2)
    • Born sleeping
    • Safe in the arms of Jesus
    • Sleep sweetly tender heart
    • Our love will outlast the sands of time
    • Always in our hearts, forever in our thoughts
    • Asleep with the angels
  4. Costs

    Letter carving

    • Machine cut lettering @ £2.30 per letter
    • Hand carved lettering @ £4.80 per letter

    To highlight inscriptions

    • Paint @ 80p per letter
    • Gold Leaf @ £1.30 per letter
    • Lead fill @ £1.80 per letter

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