Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Marlpool Cemetery, Marlpool, Heanor
Marlpool Cemetery,
Ilkeston Road, DE75 7DT,
Marlpool, Heanor, Derbyshire.

Church History

This Cemetery or Burial Ground was founded in 1858, and we understand it is still open.

Heanor Cemetery was opened in 1858, and (according to Kelly's Directory of 1932) consisted originally of 4 acres, but a further 6 acres were added in 1893, at a cost of £1,000, making a total cost of £4,000. There are two mortuary chapels, united in the centre by a tower with a spire, and a residence for the curator. At the time it was managed by a committee of the Urban District Council.

Derbyshire Record Office hold registers of burials in the Cemetery for the period 1858-1997. It is currently (2013) managed by Amber Valley Borough Council.


Now or formerly a Cemetery.

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


This Cemetery is located at OS grid reference SK4370145771. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Information last updated on 29 Oct 2013 at 08:59.

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This Report was created 22 Sep 2021 - 14:50:24 BST from information held in the Derbyshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 3 Feb 2021 at 08:33.

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