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Description: Woking Crematorium Chapel
Date Listed: 6 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 290755
OS Grid Reference: SU9749057900
OS Grid Coordinates: 497490, 157900
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3119, -0.6026
SU 95NE BOROUGH OF WOKING HERMITAGE ROAD
5/54 Woking Crematorium
Chapel 1888. Red brick with stone dressings, plain tiled roof; stone coped
gables and cross to west end. Rectangular 4 bay nave, pent roofed porch to
the north with C20 glazed extension. Two light arched windows, with quatrofoil
roundels in west end. C20 North door in chamfered and moulded surround;
further door to the west end .
Interior: Nave with marble floor, gallery to west end. 2 stained glass
windows in north wall depict the first 2 presidents of the Association of
Cremataria by R.H, Courbald 1928. Catafalque: marble 1903.
This is the first Crematorium Chapel in the country (A. Crosby: History
of Woking (1982) pp 107-8).
Listing NGR: SU9748457892
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Source: English Heritage
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