Lye and Wollescote Cemetery
The chapel in April 2013
|Location||Cemetery Road, Lye, Stourbridge, England|
|Owned by||Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council|
|Size||9.45 acres (3.82 ha)|
|Find a Grave||www.findagrave.com|
The "Lye and Wollescote Chapel" in the centre of the cemetery was originally called the "Mortuary Chappel". It is a Grade II listed pair of chapels built in 1879. They are now being taken over bethel chapel on star street some time in the future.
There are 25 Commonwealth service personnel buried in the cemetery whose graves are registered and maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, 15 from World War I and 10 from World War II.
The cemetery gave its name to "Cemetery Road" which runs along its front boundary and in which can be found the Holly Bush, one of the oldest pubs in Lye, and the rear of the grounds of Lye Cricket Club.
- "Lye / Wollescote Cemetery". West Midlands, England: Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council. 2009-05-13. Retrieved 13 February 2010.
- "Lye & Wollescote Cemetery Chapels". WhereCanWeGo.com. 2008-09-14. Retrieved 13 February 2010.
- "Ecology Based Projects". Land Care Associates. Retrieved 13 February 2010.
-  CWGC Cemetery Report. Breakdown of figures obtained from casualties record.
- Rye Cricket Club on Wikimapia
- Official Dudley Council page
- Lye and Wollescote Cemetery Chapels
- An aerial photograph showing Lye & Wollescote Cemetery taken in 1974.
|This article about a cemetery in the United Kingdom is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|