Cemeteries, Crematorium and Burials

Upcoming Services

Our Services

Find out about the various graves that the council offers and the locations of the cemeteries themselves.
The crematorium was originally opened in 1962, in 2016 it underwent a major refurbishment modernising the chapel and incorporating the cemetery office and their staff.
Cemetery & Crematorium Guidelines
The Crematorium is a member of the Federation of Burial and Cremation Authorities (F.B.C.A.) which issues strict guidelines (Code of Cremation Practice) to which the Crematorium adheres.
Learn about the fees and costs for the services we provide at our Cemeteries and Crematorium.
Memorials are available to purchase to help people remember and commemorate a person’s life this can be a very difficult time for families to choose the appropriate tribute.
Learn more about the background behind the cemeteries and crematorium.

Contact Details, Times & Maps

Due to the current situation with the coronavirus outbreak the decision has been made to close the Cemetery Office and Barrow Grounds to the general public. Other cemetery grounds are still open during normal opening hours.

If you need to contact the office please call 01229 876542 or email cemetery@barrowbc.gov.uk

We apologise for the inconvenience.

It is always advisable to ring and check that someone is available to see you as we are only a small team we often have to close to attend funerals.

The Cemetery Office,
Devonshire Road,
LA14 5PD
Telephone (01229) 876542
E-mail cemetery@barrowbc.gov.uk

Cemetery Grounds

The Cemetery grounds are open every day. The gates at Dalton are open between the hours of 8.00am and 8.30pm from 1st April to 31st October and between 8.00am and 6.30pm from 1st November to 31st March.

Barrow grounds are currently closed to the public.

To assist the elderly and disabled, vehicular access is permissible. However, we would ask you to respect any funerals which are in progress and avoid causing an obstruction.

Entrance (Devonshire Road) and exit (Thorncliffe Road)

Location 1st Apr - 31st Oct 1st Nov - 31st Mar Maps
Dalton Cemetery 8:00 am - 8:30 pm 8:00 am - 6:30 pm download