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Welcome - The General Cemetery in the City of Sheffield, UK.

The General Cemetery is a cemetery in the City of Sheffield, England that opened in 1836, and closed for burial in 1978.It was the principal cemetery in Victorian Sheffield with over 87,000 burials. Today it is a conservation area (one of only six in South Yorkshire), and it is listed on the English Heritage National Register of Historic Parks and Gardens. It is owned by the City of Sheffield and managed on behalf of them by local community group Sheffield General Cemetery Trust.

www.gencem.org/

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Uploaded on September 19, 2012