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War memorials and closed churchyards

​Closed churchyards

We look after 22 closed churchyards. You can see a list of these below. The registers for closed churchyards should be available by contacting the minister of the church concerned or if the church is closed you may find the information on the West Yorkshire Archive Service website.


Armley - St Bartholomews. Wesley Road, Armley, Leeds, LS12 1SR
Barwick in Elmet - Hall Tower (All Saints). Main Street, Barwick in Elmet, Leeds, LS15 4JF
Bramley - St Peters. 8 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3JF
Chapel Allerton - St Matthews. Wood Lane, Chapel Allerton, Leeds, LS7 3QF
City Centre - St Johns. 23 New Briggate, Leeds, LS2 8JD
City Centre - Leeds Parish Church. 2-6 KIrkgate, Leeds, LS2 7DJ
Cross Green - St Hildas. Cross Green Lane, Cross Green, Leeds, LS9 0DG
Cross Green - St Saviors. 26 Ellerby Road, Cross Green, Leeds, LS9 8LD
Farsley - St Johns. New Street, Farsley, Leeds, LS28 5DN
Farsley - Sunfield (Burial Ground). Sunfield, Stanningley Bottom, Farsley, Leeds
Garforth - St Marys. Church Lane, Garforth, Leeds, LS25 1NR
Guiseley - St Oswalds. The Green, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 9BB
Headingley - St Michaels. St Michaels Road, Headingley, Leeds, LS6 3AW
Holbeck - St Matthews. St Matthews Street, Holbeck, Leeds, LS11 5QG
Horsforth - St Margarets. Hall Park Avenue, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5LY
Kippax - St Marys. Church Lane, Kippax, Leeds, LS25 7HF
Kirkstall - St Stephens. Morris Lane, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3JD
Morley - Chapel Hill (Burial Ground). Chapel Hill, Morley, Leeds, LS27
Morley - Zion Baptist Church. Wesley St, behind Shopping Precinct, Morley, Leeds, LS27
Otley - Otley Parish Church. Kirkgate, Otley, Leeds, LS21 3HW
Pudsey - St Lawrence. 8 Church Lane, Pudsey, Leeds, LS28 7BD
Rothwell - Holy Trinity Church Street, Rothwell, Leeds, LS26 0QL
Seacroft - St James. St James Approach, Seacroft, Leeds, LS14 6JJ
Woodhouse - St Marks. St Marks Road, Woodhouse, Leeds, LS2
Yeadon - St Johns. Barcroft Grove, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19 7XZ
Yeadon - Yeadon Burial Ground. Town Street, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19


War memorials

We also look after 43 war memorials in the Leeds area. You can find details of war memorials in Leeds below.


Aberford - Opposite Almshouses, Main Street
Allerton Bywater - Opposite Church Main street, Station Road
Armley - Armley Park
Barwick - By the Maypole
Beckett Street - In the Cemetery
Beeston - In the Cemetery
Beeston - Bottom of Dewsbury Road
Boston Spa - Main Street
Bramham - Middle of junction with Front Street & Low Way
Calverley - Victoria Park opposite Methodist Church
Chapel Allerton - 100 yards past old Police Station
Churwell - Up Churwell Hill junction with Little Lane
City Centre - Cenotaph outside Art Gallery (Consult with City Centre Management) N/A
City Centre - Outside Leeds Parish Church
City Centre - Nuclear Memorial Outside Leeds Parish Church
Clifford - Main Street middle of road junction near to Church
Collingham - Main Road by Memorial Hall, Smithy Court
East Keswick - Crabtree Lane opposite Hearfield House
Farnley - Chapel Lane / Lawns Lane next to Farnley Park
Farsley - The Green junction of Calverley Lane & Bagley Lane
Gildersome - Town Street junction with Town End
Great Preston - Preston Lane opposite Wood Lane
Guiseley - St Oswald’s Church, Church Street / Town Street
Harehills - In the Cemetery
Headingley - Outside St. Chad’s Church
Headingley - Outside St Michaels Church
Holbeck - In Cemetery
Horsforth - Ring Road / Bottom of Fink Hill opposite the 11th Earl Pub
Horsforth - Stanhope Drive
Hunslet - St Mary’s Church, Church Street
Hunslet - Hunslet Cemetery Extension 1
Kippax - Longdike Lane junction Park Avenue
Kirkstall - Near traffic lights, Bridge Road between Alders & Mill Race
Lawnswood - In the cemetery Section W just inside gate off New Adel Lane
Masham - Colsterdale
Meanwood - Memorial Drive off Green Lane
Moortown - On the roundabout, near church, Harrogate Road
Morley - In Scatchered Park, Queen Street
Morley - King Street & St Pauls Street outside Church
Otley - Boroughgate , near to Church
Otley - Bondgate / Crossgate near to Church
Otley - Ilkley Road, Grove Hill Park by roundabout
Oulton - Aberford Road junction with Fleet Lane
Pool - Main Street / Church Lane
Pudsey - Chapeltown junction with Carlisle Road & South Parade
Rawdon - Before lights, corner of Micklefield Road junc with Leeds Road
Robin Hood - Corner of Sharpe Lane junction with Leeds Road
Rothwell - Commercial Street Near the Health Centre, back of Morrisons.
Rothwell - Past the park at junction Gillett Lane & Oulton Lane
Scholes - Main Street, on the sharp bend by Library
Stourton - Wakefield Road / Thwaite Gate junction Pontefract Road lights
Thorpe Arch - On the green past Prison The Village Junction
Tingley - Off Tingley roundabout on the right
Wetherby - On the bridge as you go into Wetherby, on the right
Whitkirk - 100 yards past Whitkirk Cemetery
Yeadon - Outside Yeadon Town Hall ​

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Bereavement services
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LS12 5HA

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