SX9493 : World War 2 military graves, Exeter Higher Cemetery

taken 23 days ago, near to Whipton, Devon, Great Britain

World War 2 military graves, Exeter Higher Cemetery
World War 2 military graves, Exeter Higher Cemetery
The area includes graves of British and allied forces (including the Polish airmen who flew from Exeter airfield) and some graves of German aircrew
Exeter Higher Cemetery

Exeter Higher Cemetery was opened in 1866, and over the years the site has been expanded at least 3 times. Over 70,000 people are buried there and it currently has over 12,000 memorials. It has a number of historic monuments including the Theatre Royal Fire memorial and World War 2 memorial.
There is a garden of remembrance and an area for children's graves

Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright David Smith and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SX9493, 97 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 21 June, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 28 June, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Suburb, Urban fringe  People, Events  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Primary Subject of Photo
Cemetery 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9410 9321 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.7295N 3:30.1096W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 94094 93187
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
WW2 Memorial  German War Graves 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 1 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
thumbs up icon
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register