Killinchy (All Saints) Cemetery

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[edit] Location

Killinchy Cemetery is located on the Leeston Dunsandel Road, just north of Kings Road and about 5 km west of Leeston. It serves the Ellesmere and Selwyn Central Wards.

NZSG: Q16.06

[edit] Description

The cemetery is now closed and can only be used for relatives of the deceased already buried there. The cemetery was established in 1876.

The total cemetery area is approximately 2330 m2 of which 350 m2 is used for graves. Access to the site is via a driveway adjoining the property in front of the cemetery. The cemetery is very simply landscaped with trees around the perimeter of the grave area.

[edit] History

[edit] Burials

[edit] Acknowledgements

This article is based on the Selwyn District Council publication "Water & Sanitary Services Assessments: Cemeteries" June 2006

[edit] Return to Canterbury Cemeteries

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