Brookwood Necropolis Railway

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 7th Sep 2021

 Free

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Most people travelling by train expect to return to their original station, but the majority of travellers on the Necropolis Train never came back.

John Clarke presents an account of how railway funerals were conducted and how the London Necropolis Company, based at 121 Westminster Bridge Road, (literally) sold one-way tickets for the deceased.

This event is hosted by the Streatham Society. No booking required


Contact and Booking Details

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 7th Sep 2021

 Free

Booking details and information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.

Disclaimer: All information given is correct at the time of compiling the listings. Any questions about the event should be directed to the event organiser.

2021-09-07 2021-09-07 Europe/London Brookwood Necropolis Railway John Clarke presents an account of how railway funerals were conducted. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2021/09/07/brookwood-necropolis-railway-273352 St Leonard's church,Streatham High Road,London,

Location

St Leonard's church,

Streatham High Road,
London,
UKSW16 1HS

Map

Nearest tube and train stations to St Leonard's church

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