Surbiton Cemetery 7291

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The cemetery layout has a grid of paths, now tarmac, and a line of evergreens. Among the memorials are some good carvings.

History

Surbiton Cemetery was opened in 1915, its modest brick chapel designed by John Bannen, with a gothic spire.

Visitor Facilities

Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm (Nov-Jan)/ - 5pm (Feb & Oct)/ - 6pm (Mar, Apr, Sept)/ - 7pm (May-Aug). Sat/Sun BH 10am - 4pm (Nov - Jan) - 5pm (Feb-Oct)

Detailed Description

Surbiton Cemetery was opened in 1915, its modest brick chapel designed by John Bannen, with a gothic spire. The cemetery layout has a grid of paths, now tarmac, and a line of evergreens. Among the memorials are some good carvings.

Sources consulted:

Hugh Meller & Brian Parsons, 'London Cemeteries, An Illustrated Guide and Gazetteer', 4th edition (The History Press, 2008), p322

For more information see http://www.londongardensonline.org.uk/gardens-online-record.asp?ID=KIN049

Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Mon-Fri 9am - 4pm (Nov-Jan)/ - 5pm (Feb & Oct)/ - 6pm (Mar, Apr, Sept)/ - 7pm (May-Aug). Sat/Sun BH 10am - 4pm (Nov - Jan) - 5pm (Feb-Oct)

Directions

Rail: Berrylands
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust