Cremation at Kingsdown crematorium
Final resting place
There are many options available to families for the final resting place of your loved one's ashes. You may choose to keep them at home, or scatter them in a special place. We are happy to go through various options with you, including:
- Cremated remains plot – Interment at a burial plot in Kingsdown cemetery and Whitworth Road cemetery, for up to two sets of ashes.
- Niche – An above-ground burial space, holding up to two sets of ashes with a plaque for inscription.
- Tree – Scattering of ashes in our Trees of Remembrance area. You can lease an existing tree or find out about availability of a new tree planting.
- Existing family graves – Interment at a family graves at Kingsdown cemetery, Radnor Street cemetery or Whitworth Road cemetery is an option. Consent will be required from the registered owner of the grave.
- Lawn of Remembrance – There are no new plots on the lawn, but an adjacent plot for next of kin was automatically reserved when the lawn was first set up.