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South Chapel at City of London Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Manor Park, Newham

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Latitude: 51.5575 / 51°33'27"N

Longitude: 0.0508 / 0°3'2"E

OS Eastings: 542267

OS Northings: 186285

OS Grid: TQ422862

Mapcode National: GBR MK.KH5

Mapcode Global: VHHNB.T3QV

Entry Name: South Chapel at City of London Cemetery

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204913

Location: Newham, London, E12

County: Newham

Electoral Ward/Division: Manor Park

Built-Up Area: Newham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Manor Park (Little Ilford) St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


- South Chapel at City
of London Cemetery


1903-4. D T Ross engineer (see tablets on building). South chapel, formerly
Crematorium. Rubblestone with ashlar dressings. Tiled roof with fishscale decoration.
Gabled Gothic chapel with steeply pitched roof to parapet. Tower set back to right
with triple louvred upper stage and pyramidal roof with elaborate octagonal ornamen-
ted iron flue protruding from apex. Central entrance to chapel with pointed moulded
arch and original traceried timber door, flanked by double blind arcades. Ogee
headed windows to either side of chapel. Gabled corner buttresses. Later Chapel
of Remembrance extension to rear, of no interest. The second crematorium in London.
Originally coke-fired. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: TQ4226786285

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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