In addition to the churchyard of Emmanuel parish church, and the churchyard of St. Matthew's parish church, Buckley, there is a public cemetery in Elfed Road (OS ref. SJ 276642).
The cemetery, which was opened about 1891, is still in use, and is administered by Flintshire County Council. The opening time is 8.00 a.m. until sunset.
The cemetery records, from 1891 to date, are held at the Flintshire County offices in Flint.
Researchers who wish to see the cemetery records must make a prior appointment, by contacting :
A copy of the burial register from 1928-1982 has also been deposited in Flintshire Record Office, Hawarden.
You can see pictures of Bistre which are provided by:
You can see the
administrative areas in which Bistre has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
"North-East Wales Churches and Ancient Parish Boundaries" produced by Clwyd Record Office in 1994, published by Genuki with the permission of Flintshire Record Office and Denbighshire Archives
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ273640 (Lat/Lon: 53.16813, -3.088961), Bistre which are provided by: