East Midlands


Welford Road Cemetery, Leicester

Rugg, J. (2016) ‘Radical departures? Changing landscapes of death in Leicester’, in R. Rodger & R. Madgin (eds) Leicester: A Modern History, Lancaster: Carnegie, 137-55.

Wade-Matthews, M. (1992) Grave Matters: A Walk Through Welford Road Cemetery, Leicester, Loughborough: Heart of Albion Press.

The website of the Friends of Welford Road Cemetery incudes historical information and some early images.

British History

Search the bibliography for further material on 19th and 20th century cemetery and crematorium history.