Fortune Green

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Fortune Green
Shops at Fortune Green - geograph.org.uk - 1128856.jpg
Fortune Green is located in Greater London
Fortune Green
Fortune Green
Fortune Green shown within Greater London
London borough
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLONDON
Postcode districtNW2, NW6
Dialling code020
PoliceMetropolitan
FireLondon
AmbulanceLondon
EU ParliamentLondon
UK Parliament
London Assembly
List of places
UK
England
London
51°33′20″N 0°11′40″W / 51.555556°N 0.194444°W / 51.555556; -0.194444Coordinates: 51°33′20″N 0°11′40″W / 51.555556°N 0.194444°W / 51.555556; -0.194444

Fortune Green is a small area in West Hampstead, London Borough of Camden.

Lying on the south-west side of the Finchley Road, Hampstead town council decided to build its overflow cemetery there in the 1840s. A guide to the cemetery, with short biographies of selected grave occupants with map of their location and illustrations of the more prominent monuments was published in 2000.[1][2]

It now lies in the London Borough of Camden.

Nearby places[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colloms, Marianne and Weindling, Dick (2000). The Good Grave Guide to Hampstead Cemetery, Fortune Green. Camden History Society, London.
  2. ^ Camden History Society website