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St Mary Cray Cemetery Bromley
Summary: St Mary Cray Cemetery opened in 1881(1884?) and has a chapel at the entrance amid mature trees, although the lodge at the entrance gate has since been demolished. There is a WWII War Graves Plot and WAFS of Biggin Hill are buried here. St Mary Cray Churchyard is to the west of the cemetery.
Previous / Other name: Star Lane Cemetery
Site location: Star Lane, St Mary Cray
Postcode: BR5 3ND > Google Map
Type of site: Cemetery
Date(s): 1881/4
Listed structures:
Borough: Bromley
Site ownership: LB Bromley
Site management: Cemeteries Office (contracted to English Landscapes)
Open to public? Yes
Opening times: Daily April-Sept: 10am-7pm; October-March 10am-4pm
Special conditions:
Facilities: Toilets
Public transport: Rail: St Mary Cray
The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/12/2006
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news.

Fuller information:

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

LB Bromley Cemeteries page on council website
Grid ref: TQ476682
Size in hectares: 2.63
On EH National Register : No
EH grade:
Site on EH Heritage at Risk list:
Registered common or village green
on Commons Registration Act 1965:
Protected under London Squares
Preservation Act 1931:
The information below is taken from the relevant Local Authority's planning legislation, which was correct at the time of research but may have been amended in the interim. Please check with the Local Authority for latest planning information.
On Local List:
In Conservation Area: No
Conservation Area name:
Tree Preservation Order: No
Nature Conservation Area: No
Green Belt: No
Metropolitan Open Land: No
Special Policy Area: Yes - Area of Archaeological Significance (part)
Other LA designation: Urban Open Space

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