Malcolm Bull's Calderdale Companion : Foldout

Luddenden Cemetery

The graveyard of St Mary the Virgin, Luddenden was closed for burials in 1853. Luddenden Cemetery, established by the Luddenden Burial Board, was opened in 1860

The Cemetery is connected to St Mary's Church and the Graveyard by a bridge.

The following people, and/or members of their family, were buried and/or have memorials here:

William Ackerley

Charley Clay
James Clay

Lea Priestley Edwards

Richard Edwin Feather

William Murgatroyd

Rev James Nelson

William Ormerod

Arthur Person

Ronald Royston

Thomas Titterington
James Tuson

Joseph Ward
Patrick Ward
L. Wilkinson
John William Woodhead


I am not yet clear about who was buried here and who was buried at St Mary the Virgin, Graveyard. I hope to sort these out as soon as possible. Please email me if you can place anyone correctly in either burial ground

© Malcolm Bull 2017 /
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