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Key Hill Cemetery

248 Icknield Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6PP, England
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Atmospheric cemetery

I went here after warstone cemetery. It has very mature trees and is very shaded by them and quite... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2016
Louis O
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Calming

Well worth walking around as its in the centre of Birmingham and very peaceful, it's a step back in... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2016
Pandora5862
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East Midlands
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8 Aug 2016
“Atmospheric cemetery”
12 Mar 2016
“Calming”
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248 Icknield Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6PP, England
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I went here after warstone cemetery. It has very mature trees and is very shaded by them and quite atmospheric. Historically its interesting but it could easily be a little creepy at twilight. I am looking forward to visiting in autumn when the leaves turn.

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Reviewed 12 March 2016

Well worth walking around as its in the centre of Birmingham and very peaceful, it's a step back in time. It would be better if the major burials were shown on a map board.

1  Thank Pandora5862
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Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

I visited this cemetery after I had been to the coffin works museum and pen museum as I used to walk through it when I lived in Hockley many years ago, nothing has changed. This is an oasis on a busy ring road. You would...More

2  Thank Faye P
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

Walking round keyhill was peaceful all the leaves coming down and birds singing,its nice to know there are good people out there to look after it.I hope it goes on after my life time.

1  Thank Linda P
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Reviewed 11 September 2014 via mobile

The peaceful non conformist Victorian cemetery is perfect for an afternoon stroll. Reading the tombstones almost gives on a sense of the people interned there. The place is rich with history. I would definitely visit again.

1  Thank Jeffery D
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Reviewed 16 February 2014

Spooky place plenty of history here well worth a visit We took a load of photos with my ipad and saw a young boy peering out from behind a grave Wouldn't fancy being round there at night

Thank Ian H
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

As I explored this historic cemetery, I felt a creeping sense of dread and unease. Who was that lady walking her dog? Why did she disappear as soon as I said "Hello?" And just WHO was that lone soldier smoking a cigar by the catacombs?...More

6  Thank Arthur M
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Reviewed 11 May 2013 via mobile

This is a lovely peaceful and interesting cemetery to visit if you like that kind of thing. I used to walk my dog here and it is very big and had interesting historic reminders of the area. I preferd it to the cemetery by the...More

3  Thank Pezza_24
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