Rookwood Necropolis

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Rookwood Necropolis
Also known as:  Rookwood Cemetery

Rookwood Cemetery has been operating since 1867 and there are more than 1 million burials contained within. It is the largest cemetery in the southern hemisphere covering an area of 314 hectares (775 acres). The Necropolis contains the Anglican, Jewish, Muslim and Independent sections of the cemetery while the Catholic and Crematorium are separate identities both in real life and on Find A Grave. Grave locations can be obtained from the website

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GPS Coordinates: -33.87405, 151.05911

  • Added: 7 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2330484