THE BROOKWOOD CEMETERY SOCIETY
Welcome to the Home Page of The
Brookwood Cemetery Society
Brookwood Cemetery Society is a voluntary group dedicated to the preservation,
history and appreciation of Brookwood Cemetery. The cemetery was opened in
November 1854, and was the largest in the world. It was originally called the
London Necropolis or Woking Cemetery.
We have added a number of new book titles to our
list of publications.
new restoration project is to raise
money for repairs to the roof of the Wood family mausoleum.
We are currently seeking further advice on the work that is required.
More news will be posted here - and in the
Brookwood Express - as this project
Our latest issue of Necropolis News
is now available (vol. 5 no. 4).
Photography in the cemetery
If you are taking photographs in the cemetery you will need
permission to do so. Please enquire via the
emergency repairs to the roof of the Columbarium have now been
Thank you for your
generous support and donations. You can read more
The Lake in the Glades of Remembrance
has also been restored by Brookwood Cemetery Ltd. You can
read more here.
Other Recent News
New booklets on the
Columbarium and the Glades of Remembrance
the opening of the Columbarium on the Heritage Open Day (11 September),
a new booklet has been published by Brookwood Cemetery describing its
Copies may be obtained either through the Cemetery Office or the Society.
The booklet is fully illustrated and is available at £5.00 from our
A similar booklet has been published on the
Glades of Remembrance. The booklet is fully illustrated and is
available at £5.00 from our sales stand.
further information about the Society, please contact:
75 Ranelagh Crescent
Tel. (01344) 891041
This site was last updated
The Brookwood Cemetery Society 2005