Sea of Change - Southend-on-Sea. Cemetery Sutton Road Gallery. 01:1953 The Crematorium Sutton Road. 02-04:2020 The Crematorium, Sutton Road. 05-12:2020 The Sutton Road Cemetery. Images Subject to Copyright.
Cemetery Sutton Road Gallery Southend-on-Sea
Sea of Change - Southend-on-Sea. Cemetery North Road Gallery. 01: 03: 05: 07: 09: 11:2005 North Road Cemetery. 02: 04: 06: 08: 10: 12: 13: 14: 15: 16: 17: 18:2015 North Road Cemetery. Images Subject to Copyright.
The Prittlewell Chapel Originally built in 1879 under the guidance of Charles Bell (Architect) the chapel lay empty for 60 years after the opening of Sutton Road Cemetery. In 2011 restoration of the Chapel was completed.
Cemetery North Road Gallery Southend-on-Sea
With an ever growing population, changing attitudes and the lack of space for burials a new crematorium and cemetery opened in 1953 at Sutton Road, Southend-on-Sea, which consisted of two service chapels. The West chapel seating 100 people with ample standing room and the South chapel seating forty four people with minimal standing room. To date the building is situated on an eight acre site within the crematorium memorial grounds there are formal gardens, a sunken rose garden, a rock garden, Pergola walk and parking for 80 cars.

Sea of Change Southend-on-Sea

History in Pictures

© 2010 - 2020 P.J.Wren. All Rights Reserved.

HISTORY
GALLERIES 1
GALLERIES 2
AUTHORS/PHOTOGRAPHY
WEBSITE INFO
SOUTHEND WATER CO
MISCELLANEOUS
Sea of Change Southend-on-Sea History in Pictures www.southend-on-sea.me.uk