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Cemeteries

Camberwell New Cemetery

Camberwell New Cemetery is home to Southwark's Bereavement Service office and the Honor Oak Crematorium.

Cemetery location

Camberwell New Cemetery
Brenchley Gardens
London SE23 3RD

Entrances

Brenchley Gardens and Brockley Way

Getting there

Train

Nearest stations are Crofton Park and Honor Oak Park

Bus

Bus stops on Brockley Road: 122, 171, 172, P4
Bus stops on Brockley Way: 484 P2, P3, P4
Bus stops on Brenchley Gardens: P12
Bus stops on Forest Hill Road: 63

Car parks

Parking is very limited on the grounds. We suggest cars are parked on nearby residential roads.

History

The cemetery was opened in 1927 and the Church of England section was consecrated by the Rt. Rev. Woodcock Hough the Lord Bishop of Woolwich. Honor Oak Crematorium is situated in the Cemetery and is notable for it's beautiful stained glass window. The building was designed by Aston Webb and completed in 1939.

Opening hours

Cemetery grounds

  • 1 April to 30 September

     

    Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 7pm
    Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am to 7pm

     

  • 1 October to 31 March

     

    Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 5pm
    Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am to 5pm
    Christmas Day 10am to 2pm

Honor Oak Crematorium Garden of Remembrance

  • 1 April to 30 September

    Monday to Saturday 9am to 7pm
    Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am to 7pm

     

  • 1 October to 31 March

     

    Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm
    Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am to 5pm
    Christmas Day 10am to 2pm

Annual Memorial Service at Honor Oak Crematorium

Please join us in remembrance of loved ones at our Annual Memorial Service on Sunday 30 June 2013, from 3pm. All are welcome and refreshments are available. This will be held at Honor Oak Crematorium, Brenchley Gardens, Brockley Way SE23 3RD. For more information visit the Cemeteries and Crematorium Downloads pages to view the poster advertising this event.

Offices for cemetery, crematorium and Bereavement Services

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: closed

Monday to Saturday: 8.30am to 7pm
Sunday and Bank Holidays: 10am to 7pm

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Cemeteries and Crematoriums

Address: Camberwell New Cemetery
Brenchley Gardens
London SE23 3RD

Tel: 020 7525 5600

Fax: 020 7732 3557

 

Contact us

Southwark Council
PO BOX 64529
London SE1P 5LX

0207 525 5000

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