Opened in 1879 by the Lye and Wollescote Burial Board the cemetery was passed over to the council in 1933. It is 9.45 acres in size.
Directions By Road
Lye and Wollescote Cemetery is situated near to the Stourbridge Road (A491). The nearest motorway connection is junction 4 of the M5, which is a 15 minute drive away.
Lye and Wollescote Cemetery Location Map
Directions By Bus
There is a bus service from Dudley bus station. For further bus information call 0870 6082608.
Directions By Train
The nearest train station is Hagley, which is a 15 minute journey by taxi to the cemetery.
This cemetery is administered through the office at Stourbridge Cemetery and Crematorium.
The cemetery plan for Lye and Wollescote Cemetery is available in PDF format at the bottom of this page.
At Lye and Wollescote Cemetery there is a designated Muslim section with both adult and baby graves that are orientated towards Mecca.
Genealogy Research Service
Please visit our Genealogy Research Service for the transcription of records and information on individuals buried in the seven cemeteries that are under the control of Dudley Council. Information can be viewed on a variety of information including burials, cremations, cemeteries, graves and plots.
Lye and Wollescote Cemetery Chapels Building Conservation Project
Visit the Lye and Wollescote Conservation Project website for further information regarding the current development work. In conjunction with Dudley MBC and after extensive public consultation, West Midlands Historic Buildings Trust has developed proposals to convert the chapels building to create rooms suitable for use by community organisations or as commercial offices. This will provide a regular income and a secure future for the building.