Category Archives: Subj_Cemeteries

Kensal Green Cemetery

Above: One of the many avenues within the cemetery. Kensal Green Cemetery was established as one of the ‘Magnificent Seven’ cemeteries in Metropolitan London – an area of land we know as Inner London today. North of the Thames they … Continue reading

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Brompton Cemetery

Above: Brompton Cemetery Chapel. The subject of Victorian cemeteries is one that would fill several large volumes. Victorians were not scared of dying and they were not as squeamish as we are today about talking about death. In fact, there … Continue reading

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Margravine Cemetery

Above: General view looking west of the cemetery, with the tower block of Charing Cross Hospital to be seen in the distance. Known in the past as Hammersmith Cemetery, it is situated a short distance from Baron’s Court Underground Station … Continue reading

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