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Cemetery Identification
Cemetery ID: NZ-06278
Cemetery Name: Makara
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Cemetery Location
Country: New Zealand
City: Wellington
Street: Makara Road
Cemetery Details
Number of Burials: 484
Number of Photographs: 476
Cemetery Description:

Makara Cemetery, Makara Road, Wellington, New Zealand. 484 burials total.

Pronunciation is 'MAKRA'. Lawn cemetery in country setting several miles out of town. A car is necessary to get there, and the Jewish section is clearly marked, a long way from the road. The Orthodox Jewish section has low headstones and the adjacent Progressive burial section on the lower slope has plaques set in concrete. Official website is http://wellington.govt.nz/services/community-and-culture/cemeteries/

Overview of cemetery.

Data last updated: 07/24/2019

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