London Borough of Waltham Forest
Greater London England
Postal Code: E11 4HL
Phone: 020 85392451
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
The first interment took place on 11th May 1861.Notable people buried here include Walter Croot-boxer, Mary Kelly-victim of "Jack the Ripper", Timothy John Evans-wrongly hanged for murder,and Patrick Mullane VC.
There are 147 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war here, those whose graves are not marked by headstones are commemorated on Special Memorial headstones erected in a row within the main War Plot. There are 134 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here, those whose graves are not marked by headstones are commemorated on a Screen Wall Memorial in the main War Plot. There are also 2 Foreign National war burials and 3 non war service burials.
(Text by Geoffrey Gillon)