Derbyshire Places of Worship

Buxton Cemetery, Buxton (28k) Above Photograph(s)
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Buxton Cemetery, Buxton
Buxton Cemetery,
Ashbourne Road, SK17 9RY,
Buxton, Derbyshire.

Church History

This Cemetery or Burial Ground was founded in 1896, and we understand it is still open.

Kelly's Directory of 1912 records that the Cemetery is about one mile south-east from the town, on the London road, and was laid out in 1896 by the Urban District Council. It is 13 acres in extent; there are mortuary chapels for the Church of England and Non-conformists, and one half of the cemetery has been consecrated.

Derbyshire Record Office hold registers of burials in the Cemetery for the period 1896-1979.

Denomination

Now or formerly a Cemetery.

In most cases this will be a record of its original consecration.

Maps

This Cemetery is located at OS grid reference SK0670071964. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Reference

  • Places recorded by the Registrar General under the provisions of the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855 (2010) is available as a "Freedom of Information" document from the website What Do They Know.
Last updated on 25 Feb 2015 at 16:14.

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This Report was created 15 Mar 2017 - 16:16:01 GMT from information held in the Derbyshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 27 Aug 2016 at 10:57.

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