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St Thomas's Recreation Ground (also known as St Thomas's Square Chapel Burial Ground, Independent Chapel Ground)

Introduction

The grave markers were cleared, many now fixed or against the walls, and some chest tombs remain. Entry from Mare Street is via an early C19th archway, and a pavilion in the centre dates from the late C19th or early C20th.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

The garden is open from 7.30am - dusk (summer 9.30pm, winter 4pm).

Directions

Rail: London Fields. Bus: 48, 55, 106, 236, 253, 277, D6.

Owners

LB Hackney

Associated People
Features & Designations

Designations

  • Conservation Area

  • Reference: Mare Street
Key Information

Type

Burial Ground

Purpose

Ornamental Garden

Principal Building

Parks, Gardens And Urban Spaces

Survival

Extant

Open to the public

Yes

References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust