National Association of Funeral Directors
nafd.org.uk The website for this trade organisation includes some interesting history pages. The Coffin Works coffinworks.org An award-winning museum in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter where you can see original stock and tools from Newman Brothers, which made coffin furniture.
The Dictionary of Victorian London
victorianlondon.org Lee Jackson’s website includes a fascinating section on death and dying.
British Newspaper Archive
www.britishnewspaper archive.co.uk Search for your undertaker ancestor in Victorian and Edwardian local and national newspapers (also available via findmypast.co.uk). Join Me in the 1900s 1900s.org.uk/1900s- deathin-house.htm Pat Cryer’s website includes interesting memories of her mother’s experiences of family funerals in the early 1900s.