Information on burials at Camelford Parish Cemetery
Camelford Parish Cemetery is a new graveyard – opened in April 2020. The 8 acres of land were acquired in 2010. Since then, CTC have obtained planning permission to use part of the land as burial space. Further woodland, specimen trees and an orchard have been planted, several bee hives are active. There is a parking are for 12 cars and a small storage building for maintenance equipment.
CTC is providing traditional burial and cremation plots, green burials, cremated remains placed with a tree in the woodland area. It is intending to develop a garden of remembrance and a wild flower meadow. It will provide a composting toilet and shelter in due course.
All enquiries and applications must be made through Camelford Town Council. No burial can take place or cremated human remains scattered, without the permission of CTC.
Contact the Town Clerk via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Office hours are 9am to 5pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and 9am to 1pm on Thursdays and Saturdays, but an answer phone is available and all messages will be answered as soon as possible.
Please see documents below:
General cemetery rules and procedure document including when and how burials take place, what stone monuments can be installed, ownership of plots, definition of “Resident” for fees purposes.
Application form for burial or internment of cremated remains. Required details include: who will own the grave, funeral director contact, deceased details and date of internment.
Rules and procedure document for those wishing to plant shrubs, trees or install benches as memorials and the maintenance thereof.
To be completed before any installation or repair of a stone monument.