BOLTON (HEATON) CEMETERY

Country United Kingdom
Region Lancashire
Total identified casualties 214 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.5758
Longitude: -2.45186

History Information

Heaton Cemetery was opened in 1879. It contains 135 burials of the First World War which are partly in three small plots, but mostly scattered. After the war a Cross of Sacrifice was erected in one of the plots which bears an inscription referring to the war graves in the three main town cemeteries (Heaton, Tonge and Astley Bridge). The Second World War burials total 79 and are scattered throughout the cemetery.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

DEANE (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Lancashire

Number of casualties: 44

HALLIWELL (ST. PETER) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Lancashire

Number of casualties: 31

BOLTON (ASTLEY BRIDGE) CEMETERY

Location: United Kingdom, Lancashire

Number of casualties: 47