Tyneham & Worbarrow
… where time stopped in 1943
All of these registers are deposited at the Dorset History Centre.
In his book ‘Tyneham in Purbeck’, Reg Saville states:
“The Parish Registers of Tyneham nowadays commence at 1694, though the first burial recorded is 1734. Hutchins stated that the earliest register he saw commenced in 1654. He also quotes a burial of 1713, so at least one book has been lost since the mid-