The Friends
History of Cemetery
Cemetery Plan
The Chapel
War Memorials
One of the Few
Local Sea Disasters
Captain Turner
Captain Lord
Agnes Ethel Dinwoodie
Captain Johnson
The Lighthouse Keeper
The Wallasey Hermit
The Staps
Anderson Vault
John Thompson Francis was head keeper at New Brighton lighthouse from 1875 to 1902.  His funeral was attended by the Marine Surveyor of the Mersey Docks & Harbour Board and many colleagues and friends, including the keepers of Bidston lighthouse.




One of the finest stones in the cemetery, with its

accurately carved depiction of Rock Lighthouse (New Brighton).


Mr Francis in the uniform of a Liverpool lighthouse keeper.