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Putney Old Burial Ground, Upper Richmond Road

Putney Old Burial Ground, Upper Richmond Road, Putney, London SW15 6SQ View on map

Mid-18th century cemetery with a small mortuary building. Cemetery has four listed tombs, two of which are for people of local importance; Harriet Thomson, an 18th century novelist and Robert Henry Wood, an 18th century traveller and author. Also tombs to Joseph Lucas and Stratford Canning.


Opening Arrangements

Daily: dawn - dusk. The tombs and the mortuary building can be viewed externally.


On A205 Upper Richmond Road, near Ravenna Road. Rail: Putney. Tube: East Putney Bus: routes 337, 430, N10 and N74.

Parking Spaces


Meters in nearby residential streets.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes