Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Tideswell Cemetery, Tideswell
Tideswell Cemetery,
Lane Head,
Tideswell, Derbyshire.

Church History

This Cemetery or Burial Ground was founded about 1933, and we understand it is still open.

Tideswell Cemetery is situated on the north side of the A623, at the northern boundary of the town, next to the Anchor Inn, which is situated at the crossroads known as "Lane Head".

According to Derbyshire Record Office's catalogue of Church of England Registers, Tideswell Church's burial register includes interments at Tideswell and Litton Cemeteries for the period 1933-1948. Whether this indicates Tideswell Cemetery was actually opened in 1933 is not specified; but if Old Maps are to be relied on, it was certainly after 1922, as it is not shown on Maps of that date.

There are two Commonwealth War Graves here - Ronald Robinson, d.1946 aged 17, and Cyril Cartledge, d.1947, aged 35.


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 SK1582376399. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Information last updated on 6 Feb 2015 at 14:27.

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This Report was created 1 Dec 2023 - 16:41:35 GMT from information held in the Derbyshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 13 Oct 2021 at 14:33.

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