Leeds General Cemetery. Alarmed by the insanitary and overcrowded state of the Parish Church graveyard and body snatching, the Leeds elite bought £25 shares in the Leeds General Cemetery Company. It acquired St. George's Fields and created this fine private cemetery, where many Leeds worthies lie. Architect: John Clark. Opened 1835
Erected: 24 April 2006
Plaque Colour: Blue
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Location: Gatehouse, St Georges Field, University of Leeds
Metropolitan District: Leeds City Council
Metropolitan District Ward: Hyde Park and Woodhouse