Rainham Cemetery

A small, well visited cemetery with strong local links, Rainham has a distinctive chapel of historic value.

We understand that at Christmas families wish to leave additional memorabilia and wreaths.  You can find details of what is permitted and the dates they will be removed below.

Christmas tributes and removal dates

Permitted tributes


Virtual Tour

Cemetery Features

Rainham Cemetery is based in Upminster Road North, Rainham and was opened in 1902. There are no new graves available, so a burial can only take place in a plot that is already owned.

• 3 Acres
• Traditional Chapel, seating 40
• Pre-recorded music
• Limited free parking in the cemetery and on nearby roads

You can choose to purchase a:

• Mini Headstone Cremated Remains Plot (limited)
• Traditional Cremated Remains Plot (currently unavailable)