Listed Monuments in Brookwood Cemetery
We are pleased to announce that consequent to Woking Borough Council's agreement to submit a formal request to the Department of Culture, Media & Sport for the statutory listing of certain memorials at Brookwood, fifteen of the twenty memorials submitted have been approved for statutory listing. Of these, 14 are listed Grade II and one is listed Grade II*.
For the first time Brookwood Cemetery will be in a position to bid for external funding to assist with the restoration of these monuments. The full list is as follows:
Bronze memorial to Lady
Matilda Jane Pelham-Clinton (died 1892)
and Lord Edward Pelham-Clinton (died
Bent family memorial (plot 34)
An article about this appeared in the Woking News & Mail on 16th September 2004.
Background to the
The original list of 20 memorials and plots recommended for listing were as follows: Elaine Falkiner (plot 2), Dr G. W. Leitner (plot 2), Sir E. W. Moir (plot 4), G. Salviati (plot 25), Lord Edward Pelham-Clinton (plot 4), Henri van Laun (plot 80), Arthur Hacker (plot 27), Bent family memorial (plot 34), Sir Luke Fildes (plot 36), Freshfield family memorial (plot 44), John S. Sargent (the Ring), Drake family mausoleum (plot 31), Vickers family memorial (plot 31), the Columbarium (plot 26), the De Morgan memorial (plot 24), Dr Robert Knox (plot 100), Alfred Bestall (plot 100), the Nicols family mausoleum (plot 131), the Brookwood Memorial (military section), and the Parsee ground.
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