Rectory Lane Cemetery, Berkhamsted

Rectory Lane Cemetery, Berkhamsted

Rectory Lane Cemetery is a Victorian cemetery in the Hertfordshire town of Berkhamsted. Research genealogy and your family history by searching the database of burials, view the parish records, see historical photographs and learn about local history. You can also contribute your own stories or leave an In Memoriam message.

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Letting the grass grow

The Cemetery is temporarily closed to let the grass seeds get established - but you can still visit by appointment or come on a guided tour.

About the Cemetery Project

Find out how we are transforming the historic Rectory Lane Cemetery in Berkhamsted, conserving precious heritage and protecting wildlife, with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Big Lottery Fund and generous donors.

Discover our history

Rectory Lane Cemetery is full of fascinating stories about Berkhamsted's local heritage. Discover the origins of our cemetery and the history that lies within this hidden burial ground.

Activities for children

Rectory Lane Cemetery is a living community asset and a great space for children and young people to discover their local heritage. Find out about opportunities for schools and youth groups to explore the cemetery.

Memorial of the month:
Charles Dickman

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