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Holywell Cemetery 

10 St Cross Road

Oxford

OX1

 

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Conservation Volunteer
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Holywell Cemetery
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Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
Management is undertaken by The Friends of Holywell Cemetery and BBOWT, and includes controlling invasive species such as ivy, holly, bramble and unwanted saplings that can otherwise make paths impassable to both humans and wildlife.
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Cemetery Guided Tour
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Holywell Cemetery
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Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
The cemetery was established in the 1840s when the churchyards of central Oxford were filled. Many academic people from the colleges, business people and other residents rest here. It has become a sanctuary for wildlife, with a variety of plants and animals.
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The Geology of Gravestones
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Holywell Cemetery
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Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
Cemeteries are sociological and geological treasure-troves, providing unique insight into the lives of local people from the seventeenth century onwards. Whether this walk inspires you to study geology or not, you’ll never look at cemeteries in the same way again.
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Geological Walk
Sun, Sep 10
Holywell Cemetery
Sep 10, 2017, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
Join Geologists Nina Morgan and Philip Powell on guided geological walks through Holywell cemetery. No need to book, just turn up!
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Oxford Open Doors
Sun, Sep 10
Holywell Cemetery
Sep 10, 2017, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
Although the cemetery is never locked we plan to have guided tours to point out graves of interest and evidence of wildlife. There will be complimentary leaflets about the cemetery. Book stall.
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Geological Walk
Sat, Sep 09
Holywell Cemetery
Sep 09, 2017, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
Join Geologists Nina Morgan and Philip Powell on guided geological walks through Holywell cemetery. No need to book, just turn up!
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Oxford Open Doors
Sat, Sep 09
Holywell Cemetery
Sep 09, 2017, 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Holywell Cemetery, 10 St Cross Rd, Oxford OX1, UK
Although the cemetery is never locked we plan to have guided tours to point out graves of interest and evidence of wildlife. There will be complimentary leaflets about the cemetery and weather permitting, harp music on Saturday and book stall on both days.
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