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Ascension Parish Burial Ground

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Grandparents grave

My grandfather and grand mother are buried in this cemetery.My grandfather was chief gardener to... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Linda F
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Seeking

As cemeteries go, this is much the same as another, until one checks the stones - for example... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
Michael J
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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16 Dec 2016
“Grandparents grave”
13 May 2016
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Many of Cambridge's citizens and scholars, notably the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951,) are buried in this peaceful cemetery that once belonged to St. Giles' Church.
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All Souls Lane | Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0EA, England
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

My grandfather and grand mother are buried in this cemetery.My grandfather was chief gardener to Horace and Ida Darwin who are also buried in this cemetery.There are many notable people buried here but also "ordinary" but beautiful people like my grandparents

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Linda F
Reviewed 13 May 2016

As cemeteries go, this is much the same as another, until one checks the stones - for example you'll find Wittgenstein and others.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Michael J
Reviewed 5 December 2014

...among others, three Nobel Prize winners, 2 sons and a grandaughter of Darwin, the man who wrote the words of Land of Hope and Glory, Arthur Eddington who worked out that stars are fuelled by the process now known as fusion, Charles Frazer who wrote...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 3 January 2010

Both my gandmother and grandfather are inturned (buried) in this grave yard. As a youngster I spent many happy days in Cambridge, and recall going to the Cemetary to put flowers on my grandfathers grave. Last year 2009 we as a family went to Cambridge...More

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