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About the cemetery and our work in it

Learn about the history of the cemetery and the work of the Friends.

Notable burials
(alphabetical order)
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(1808 – 1881)

(1853 – 1939)


(1855 – 1936)




(1846 – 1924)



(1881 – 1953)




(1810 – 1872)

(1815 – 1880)

(1781 – 1857)


γ: Ralph (1915-1967) and Nancy (1916-2002) LawRalph: Civil servant; Nancy: Headmistress, St Denis School for Girls

β: William Menzies (1817-1884)Grandson of William Menzies (c.1718-1793), Solicitor of Customs for Scotland

δ: Rev. Peter Steele (1794-1871)Lecturer in Classics and English in Moray House Free Church Training College

Read details about each of the notable burials we have researched.

Download booklets about notable burials
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PDF for screen viewingPDF for A5 booklet print
Some notable burials (2017)download-icon-orangedownload-icon-orange
More notable burials (2020)download-icon-orangedownload-icon-orange

Download our booklets about the notable burials.

Trees in the cemetery

See the kinds of trees and a plan with photos of the best specimens.

Greek inscriptions


Learn about the graves with Greek inscriptions.

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Each booklet costs us about £2 to produce, print and distribute

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Help us to produce the booklets on notable burials and support our work to restore fallen monuments.