Constable & Toop | Funeral Directors Kent
A history of care and service
With our company bringing together two well-established family firms from South East London and North Kent, families have been placing their trust in us to help them at their times of loss for many years. We now have contemporary and comfortable premises in Belvedere, Bromley and Forest Hill.
Under the expert and experienced direction of Funeral Director Sid Toop, we take great pride in providing the highest standards of professional, caring and personal service when you need us most. We are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Constable & Toop is a CPJ Field & Co company, a long-established, family-owned business and specialist in funeral arrangements.
Field family enters funeral profession
The Field family can trace its roots as funeral directors back over 300 years to its beginnings in Southwark.
R Jarvis founded
R Jarvis is founded in Cross in Hand, Heathfield, from where it still operates as Cooper & Son.
Robert Field continues
Robert Field developed the business' specialism in funeral furnishing
Attree & Kent founded
Supporting the bereaved of 18th century Brighton in addition to other services from an office and stables in Church Street
Haine & Son opens
Still in its original location Haine & Son has thrived ever since
Duke of Wellington's Funeral
Field family assist with the arrangements for a hero's farewell
Cooper & Son founded
At Rose Cottage, founded as a wheelwright and undertakers
Heritage & Sons created
In Winslow starting a long history of caring for the bereaved in Bucks
S.E. Skinner & Sons founded
Located on Lewes Road, where it still resides
Ballard & Shortall roots planted
Established on Three Bridges Road as Bartley & Ward
Queen Victoria's Funeral
Field family assist in providing services for the passing of a Queen Empress
Edward VII laid to rest
Field family again assist in the arrangements for the passing of a monarch
Deric Scott's first funeral
Starting a reputation of excellence for care and service
Fuller & Scott founded
Caring for the bereaved of Uckfield
CPJ Field & Co
Bringing together centuries of history and experience CPJ Field & Co Ltd is founded
Christopher Stringer founded
After a long association with the family, Christopher established in Rottingdean
Constable & Toop created
Sid Toop established in Downham, later joining with Constables to create Constable & Toop
Shires joins CPJ Field & Co
Our presence expands to incorporate Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire through the addition of Shires
Family C.P.J. Field & Co. Ltd.
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