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Gornal Wood Cemetery and Crematorium

Gornal Wood crematorium was opened in 1960 and is administered by Dudley Council. Set amongst delightful landscape grounds Seasonal Gardens of Remembrance, the Crematorium buildings are of a modern design but every effort is made to retain a friendly and pleasant atmosphere.

Opening times

    Opening Times 
Gornal Wood Office Opening Times All year

Monday to Friday
09:00am to 16.30pm 

Please note that the offices are closed at weekends and Bank Holidays

Cemetery and Crematorium Grounds

(including crematorium buildings)

 Summer

(1st April - 31st October)

Monday to Friday
09:00am to 6:00pm

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays
09:00am to 6:00pm

Cemetery and Crematorium Grounds

(including crematorium buildings)

Winter

(1st November - 31st March)

Monday to Friday
09:00am to 4:30pm

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays
09:00am to 4:30pm

Please note that at Gornal Wood Crematorium the buildings (including the Book of Remembrance rooms) are locked 30 minutes before the grounds close.

The Crematorium gates are closed 15 minutes earlier.

Cemetery Plan

The cemetery plan for Gornal Wood Cemetery and Crematorium is available at the bottom of this page.

Code of Practice

The Council is a member of the Federation of British Cremation Authorities and complies with the strict code of practice, which determines the necessary high standard of crematoria.

We are members of the Confederation of Burial Authorities. At present we are also working towards the “Charter for the bereaved.”

Gornal Wood Cemetery and Crematorium

Memorials

At Gornal Wood we offer a variety of memorials to commemorate your loved ones. Whilst we have attempted to provide quite detailed information on this website, please do not hesitate to contact the crematorium office if you require further guidance or advice.

Gornal Wood Memorials

Memorial trees

Bronze Memorial Wall Plaques

Family Columbarium Niches

Book of Remembrance book

Family History & Genealogy Research Service

Bereavement Services now offer a Genealogy Research Service to locate a person that is buried within one of the boroughs cemeteries. The online facility provides both the burial location and grave number.

In addition further information on Researching your family history is available from the Dudley Archives and Local History web pages, and an online archive of historic mapping and aerial photography is available.

Contact Details

  • Name Gornal Wood Cemetery and Crematorium
  • Address Bereavement Services, Chase Road, Gornal Wood, Dudley, West Midlands, DY3 2RL
  • Telephone 01384 813970
  • Fax 01384 813971
  • Opening Hours Gornal Wood Office: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4.30. Please note that the offices are closed at weekends and Bank Holidays.