Postal Code: FY6 7QS
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
The cemetery,is about 5 miles inland on the north-eastern side of Blackpool.
Carleton Crematorium, together with the adjacent necropolis, Carleton Cemetery, is a graveyard on Stocks Road in Carleton, Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire. It was opened on 18 July 1935.The building was created by Blackpool Borough architect,J C Robinson,who based his design on his own interpretation of the Mausoleum of Mausolus.At the north door is a chapel containing Books of Remembrance, which note the names of all those cremated or interred there.The site is located in Carleton, partly in Blackpool and mostly in Poulton-le-Fylde, however the crematorium comes under the jurisdiction of Blackpool Council.(text by Geoffrey Gillon)