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BRITISH CEMETERY (SHEKHPURI AND GANESHPUR), ROORKEE

Geo-Coordinates- Lat. 29° 51' 54' N; Long. 77° 52' 41' E

Notification No & Date-1645-M/1133/-/22/12/1920

This is a vast cemetery having 33725 Sq m area (3372 Hectare/7.623 Acare) with a regular compound wall, pierced with an entrance gateway having a pointed arch of the Gothic style. The cemetery contains a number of graves including graves is of general Sir Harold Williams of different designs and materials belonging to mid nineteenth century. A part of the cemetery is still use as graveyard by Christian community of Roorkee.