Abney Park

This was the first of the big London cemeteries to be entirely for non conformist, so open to all non Anglicans, with the ground not consecrated, though there is a big ruined Gothic chapel in the centre.

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This is lovely, includes a sundial, just in case.

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This one is full of water, topped with broken slate.

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The biggest Celtic cross I’ve seen

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Timber! Or, rather, masonry!

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A tank couldn’t get past this.

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The chapel

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Grave of the Booths, founders if the Salvation Army.

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