This page lists some of the publications available describing Brookwood Cemetery. Some of these are freely available as downloads (pdf format – Adobe Acrobat required to view correctly), whilst others may be available in published form – please check with your local bookshop or online retailer.


Guide-MilitaryA Guide to the Brookwood Military Cemetery

New 13 page booklet produced by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Free download (pdf format)


american-cemetery5A Guide to the Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial

Leaflet produced by the American Battle Monuments Commission

Free download (pdf format)

BNR4The Brookwood Necropolis Railway

by John Clarke

The definitive story of the cemetery railway. This is the standard history of the London Necropolis Company's railway funeral service. Recently re-issued in a new expanded 4th edition.

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Published by the Oakwood Press

ISBN 0853616558


coverLondon's Necropolis: A Guide to Brookwood Cemetery

by John Clarke

The definitive guide to Brookwood Cemetery. Published in 2004 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the cemetery.

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Published by The History Press

ISBN 0750935138


SouthBankCoverWalk This Way: South Bank (London Eye to the Imperial War Museum)

A guide to the heart and history of London's South Bank. The free guide includes (on page 9) a description and illustration of the entrance to the London Necropolis Company's private station at 121 Westminster Bridge Road.

Free download (pdf format)