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Coleman Mausoleum

A classical mausoleum of unusual form. Two Ionic columns support a small pediment that juts forward to shelter the doorway. The roof of this narrow upper section runs back to the rear wall. Beneath this, projecting to either side, are two rusticated blocks, providing accommodation for the coffins within. A frieze running round three sides of the upper pedimented section of the structure bears the inscription: HE THAT HEARETH MY WORD AND BELIEVETH ON HIM THAT SENT ME HATH EVERLASTING LIFT AND SHALL NOT COME INTO CONDEMNATION BUT PASS FROM DEATH INTO LIFE.


Not known

Year Built





The family mausoleum of Frederick Edward Coleman. The mausoleum was sealed after the last interment was made in 1981.


Good (2002)


Information supplied by West Norwood Cemetery Office.


Friends of West Norwood Cemetery website


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West Norwood Cemetery (Plot 124),
Norwood Road,

SE27 9JU

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