“Opened in 1860 as part of Hull General Cemetery and leased to the Hull Corporation Board of Health, Western Cemetery is the oldest of Hull municipal cemeteries. It comprises 35 acres and is split into two portions by Chanterlands Avenue. It holds the last resting places of two famous Hull artists, the memo rial to the R.38 airship disaster, the two graves of the victims of the Dogger Bank Incident when the Russian Imperial Navy fired upon the Hull Trawler fleet as well as many other graves of notable Hull citizens.”
Friday 15 September:11.00
Meet outside the lodge. Sensible footwear should be worn
PUBLIC ADMISSION IS FREE TO ALL VENUES
PARTICIPATING IN HERITAGE OPEN DAY 2023
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