Ford Park Cemetery Trust
"A Working Cemetery in the Heart of Plymouth"
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There will be a talk by the Trust's Alan Bricknell, entitled The Growth of Medieval Plymouth, in the Victorian Chapel on Wednesday 27th May at 7.30 pm. Tickets priced £2 can be purchased in advance from the Cemetery Office

The Trust has a new publication available now. For full details see our News Page

To help celebrate this month's Plymouth History Festival the Trust has arranged a number of events. Full details can be found here under Events or at

Ford Park is a thirty four acre working cemetery in the heart of the city of Plymouth.
Founded in 1848 it is now owned and managed by the Ford Park Cemetery Trust, a company limited
by guarantee with charitable status.

The aims of the Trust are:-

To preserve and manage Ford Park Cemetery as a safe, beautiful and accessible burial ground.

To cherish and make better known its heritage of history, architecture, sculpture and landscape.

To maintain the Cemetery as an open space of beauty and peace for all Plymothians, and to
preserve and propagate the wildlife which it supports.

Opening hours are:
Grounds 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Winter Time) 9 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. (Summer Time)
Office 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday




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