Dukinfield Cemetery 6364

Tameside, Greater Manchester, England, Greater Manchester

Brief Description

Dukinfield Cemetery lies to the south of Park Road. The cemetery was opened in 1866. It is an irregular site with entrances from Hall Green Road and Prospect Road. There is a lodge on Hall Green Road. Features include three mortuary chapels. The site was divided by an elaborate system of formal and curvilinear walks edged with trees. Although the site remains, the path system has been simplified.

Visitor Facilities

This is a municipal site which is open daily. Please see: http://www.tameside.gov.uk/bereavement
Features
  • Gate Lodge
  • Description: There is a lodge on Hall Green Road.
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  • Chapel
  • Description: Features include three mortuary chapels.
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  • Walk
  • Description: The site was divided by an elaborate system of formal and curvilinear walks edged with trees. Although the site remains, the path system has been simplified.
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Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

This is a municipal site which is open daily. Please see: http://www.tameside.gov.uk/bereavement
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
References

References

Contributors

  • Cheshire Gardens Trust

  • Greater Manchester Archaeological Unit