TQ2272 : Entrance to the Garden of Remembrance, Putney Vale Cemetery

taken 3 years ago, near to Roehampton, Wandsworth, Great Britain

Entrance to the Garden of Remembrance, Putney Vale Cemetery
Entrance to the Garden of Remembrance, Putney Vale Cemetery
Bordered on two sides by Wimbledon Common and Putney Heath, Putney Vale Cemetery was opened in 1891 and the crematorium in 1938. This is the entrance to the Garden of Remembrance, close to the wall by Kingston Road.

Putney Vale's only rival in the London area for the number of famous people buried or cremated here is Golders Green Crematorium. Among those whose funerals were held here were Arthur Askey, Stanley Baker, James Beck of Dad's Army, Howard Carter who discovered Tutankhamun, James Hunt who won the Formula One Drivers' Championship, Hattie Jacques, J Bruce Ismay who was a passenger on the Titanic and Chairman of the White Star Line, Daniel Massey, Bobby Moore, Kenneth More, Jon Pertwee, Roy Plomley of Desert Island Discs, Nyree Dawn Porter, Joan Sims and Vesta Tilley.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 July, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 July, 2018
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2232 7284 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.4813N 0:14.4855W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2233 7282
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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