During its years as an active cemetery, around 30,000 people were buried at Wardsend. In addition to those buried there, the cemetery has been a physical space where a lot of people lived their lives.

It’s impossible to tell the stories of all these people, but by clicking the links below you can explore some of the more notable people associated with, or buried at, Wardsend cemetery.

Buried at Wardsend

Linked to Wardsend