Kensal Green Cemetery
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Opened in 1832, this cemetery contains many remarkable listed monuments and is the final resting place of many well-known people including Brunel (father and son), writers Thackeray and Trollope, and playwrights Rattigan and Pinter.
Kensal Green in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London, England. Inspired by Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, it was founded by the barrister George Frederick Carden. The cemetery opened in 1833 and comprises 72 acres of grounds, including two conservation areas, adjoining a…
Inspired by the Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris, this world famous cemetery is a must see for an afternoon stroll.
A massive and stunning cemetery right opposite the road. Some celebrities such as Freddie Mercury sleep there.