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Cemetery Identification
Cemetery ID: CAN-02693
Cemetery Name: Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park
Section: Beth Meyer Synagogue [Section 47A]
Cemetery Location
Country: Canada
State:Ontario
City: Toronto (North York)
Street: 6033 Bathurst Street (south of Steeles Ave West)
Cemetery Details
Number of Burials: 129
Number of Photographs: 0
Cemetery Description: The land now known as Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park (known as the Woods Cemetery for many years) was purchased in the early 1930s by the Ivansker Mutual Benefit Society. Initially, forty-five synagogues and societies purchased segments of the cemetery from Ivansker. In later years, other organizations purchased parts of these segments. By 2007, there were fifty-five separate cemeteries making up Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park.

This section is located on the north side of the Tel Aviv Boulevard roadway. The section consists of two rows, A and B, from west to east. In row A, plots are numbered sequentially from 1 (closest to Tel Aviv Boulevard) northwards; in row B, plots are numbered from 1A through 1C, followed by 2 northwards.

Headstone photographs are available for most burials through 2012/2013 (and are in the process of being added to JOWBR). Please contact cemetery@JGSToronto.ca to request a headstone photograph; please provide the decedent's name, cemetery section (and sub-section, if applicable), and row and grave numbers. Headstone photographs for more recent burials can also be requested at this address and are anticipated to be fulfilled during the summer months.

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park; telephone: 416-223-1373; e-mail: admin@bathurstlawn.ca; website: bathurstlawn.ca.
For a cemetery map, please visit bathurstlawn.ca/maps
Data last updated: 08/03/2021

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