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Edinburgh, Waterloo Place, Old Calton Burial Ground, North Section

Burial Ground (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Edinburgh, Waterloo Place, Old Calton Burial Ground, North Section

Classification Burial Ground (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Calton Hill

Canmore ID 275162

Site Number NT27SE 1331.04

NGR NT 26033 74083

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/275162

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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27SE 1331.04 26033 74083

Calton Old Burial Ground [NAT] (at NT 26048 74033 and NT 26033 74083)

OS (GIS) MasterMap, October 2009.

North Section separated from main Burial Ground by construction of Waterloo Place.

INVENTORY OF GRAVEYARD AND CEMETERY SITES IN SCOTLAND REFERENCE:

N.B. This reference applies collectively to NT27SE 1331.00 and NT27SE 1331.04

Address: Calton Old Burial Ground, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh

Postcode: EH8 8DL

Status: Closed for burials but maintained

Size: Burial Ground: 0.43 hectares, 1.07 acres; Burial Ground North Section: 0.06 hectares, 0.14 acres

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Number of gravestones: Not known

Earliest gravestone: Not known

Most recent gravestone: Not known

Description: Early municipal burial ground

Data Sources: OS MasterMap checked 20 September 2005; Bereavement Services Portal checked 20 September 2005

(Undated) information in NMRS.

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