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An Interactive Map Of London's Magnificent Seven Cemeteries

An Interactive Map Of London's Magnificent Seven Cemeteries

London's Magnificent Seven is a collection of grand Victorian cemeteries, scattered around the city. With tombs the size of small houses, they can feel like their own (ghost) towns.

From lion tamers, to exploding coffins, to three policemen buried in one grave, these cemeteries have some fascinating (and altogether bizarre) stories to tell. Click a cemetery on the map and find out amazing trivia and secrets about it. Warning: you may run into some ghosts.

Illustration by Freya Illustration

Last Updated 10 May 2017