Clitheroe Cemetery

Church picture

Photograph supplied by & Copyright of Steve Houldsworth.
Clitheroe Cemetery,
Waddington Rd,

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It was founded in 1861.


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An index of graves and occupants is held at Clitheroe library.




The cemetery is located at OS grid reference SD7392542520 (Lat/Lon 53.878216,-2.398119). You can see this on maps provided by:

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