East Dorset District
Postal Code: BT21 1EX
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Wimborne Minster Cemetery/Wimborne Cemetery is situated between Stone Lane and St Margaret's Hill. It actually lies in the civil parish of Pamphill and is jointly owned and managed by the Parish Councils of Colehill and Pamphill, along with Wimborne Minster Town Council.
The cemetery is open 7 days a week from 9.00 a.m. until half an hour before dusk or 9.00 p.m. (whichever is earlier). It is also staffed Monday to Friday 9.00 a.m. until 5.00 p.m.
Not to be confused with Bournemouth Wimborne Road Cemetery some 10 miles distant, nor should it be confused with Wimborne Minster Churchyard.
Wimborne Minster Cemetery contains 33 First World War burials and 11 from the Second World War.
[text by Geoffrey Gillon 4th October 2013]