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London's Cemeteries

4.06  ·  Rating details ·  32 ratings  ·  4 reviews
This pocket guide gives you all the information you will need to explore over 50 cemeteries in the Capital. It gives detailed reviews for each cemetery, including where all the most notable people are buried, from Sid James to Karl Marx. The book also reveals some of the fascinating history surrounding London's cemeteries including the Victorian railway line dedicated to t ...more
Paperback, 231 pages
Published July 1st 2006 by Metro Publications
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Loren
Mar 25, 2011 rated it really liked it
Shelves: cemetery-books
Despite its pocket size, this is more of an armchair travel book than a take-along guide to cemeteries. It only includes maps to the largest graveyards and most cemeteries rate only a page or two to cover their history, architecture, and celebrity graves. That being said, it is still a worthy addition to your cemetery library.

And it's great fun. The author describes the "tree that killed Marc Bolan" outside Barnes Common Cemetery. He encourages that respects be paid at the most tenuous celebriti
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Leonardo
Mar 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Dark tourists and everyone interested in cementeries
A handy, pocket-sized book for travellers who are passionate about the funerary art and architecture that can be found throughout London, London Cemeteries. Althought it Focuses on the "Magnificent Seven Cementeries" started during the Victorian era, it does not neglect lesser known cemeteries and crematories. Each cemetery is described with care and love and, whenever possible or worthwhile, a list of personalities (both famous and infamous) that can be found buried there. These descriptions ar ...more
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Jimmie
Feb 20, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great little reference book to the cemeteries in and around London.
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