Beneath Each Wreath lies a Story or Two Tour
Map and Guide of Spital Cemetery
Here you will find a guide to the cemetery and a map for you to download.  We hope this information will add to your enjoyment when you visit.
We also organise guided tours. Please contact Margaret for more information about these.

Rivers of Life Tour

Here you can download a guide for a short walk from Chesterfield to the cemetery exploring the industrial heritage and natural history along the route. It’s just over a mile, and should take about 45 minutes

Rivers of Life Tour


Tree Tour

Here you can download a descriptive tour of the many varieties of tree in the cemetery. For convenience the sections are available separately as well as in a single PDF.

Combined Tour and Tree Key Description

Tree Key

Tree Map


Early Cemetery Map

Spital cemetery in 1876 showing the layout of the original garden cemetery.

Original layout of cemetery in 1876 



 Membership Form

Please download and return to Friends of Spital Cemetery at the address on the form.