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West Derby Cemetery

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Location  Croxteth
Type  Public
Address  Liverpool L11 2SQ, UK
Owner  Liverpool City Council
Country  England
Owned by  Liverpool City Council
Phone  +44 151 546 2128
Burials  Jindřich Bartoš
West Derby Cemetery
Hours  Closed now Friday7:30AM–10PMSaturday7:30AM–10PMSunday8AM–4:30PMMonday7:30AM–10PMTuesday7:30AM–10PMWednesday7:30AM–10PMThursday7:30AM–10PMSuggest an edit

West Derby Cemetery, Lower House Lane, Croxteth. Opened in January 1884 it has been used for Church of England, Roman Catholic and Jewish burials. Various buildings at the cemetery are Grade II listed buildings.

The cemetery contains 108 Commonwealth service war graves of World War I and 129 of World War II, scattered in the different denominational plots. Marked war graves from the latter war include Czech Battle of Britain veteran Jindrich Bartos (within Roman Catholic section). Casualties whose graves could not be marked by CWGC headstones are listed on the two denominational Screen Wall memorials. The CWGC also care for 2 foreign nationals' war graves.

Famous residents

  • Hugh Stowell Brown
  • Peter Craven
  • References

    West Derby Cemetery Wikipedia

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