Ordering memorialisation

Books of remembrance

The books of remembrance are situated in a private room at both crematoria. A page is provided for each day of the year.

The book is open daily on the appropriate page but the attendant is able to turn the pages to another date if this is requested.

Book of remembrance viewing hours:

  • Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays from 10am to 2pm

View the books of remembrance online

The books of remembrance can now be viewed online, where you can view any page at any time:

Please be aware that new inscriptions will not appear online until 12 months after the inscription application.  

Applying for an inscription in the books of remembrance

Agecroft Crematorium
Entry dates Deadline for inclusion
January, February and March applications 1 December, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 31 December
April, May and June applications 1 March, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 31 March
July, August and September applications 1 June, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 30 June
October, November and December applications 1 September, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 30 September
Peel Green Crematorium
Entry dates Deadline for inclusion
January, February, March and April 1 December, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 31 December
May, June, July and August 1 April, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 30 April
September, October, November and December 1 August, to be uploaded to physical and digital books by 31 August

Also available

Memorial cards

It is possible to have copies of the inscription as it appears in the book of remembrance. These are suitable as a personal keepsake or to send to family or friends that live a distance away.

Memorial card

Flower vase with plaque

Agecroft Crematorium

A pot vase with an aluminium insert for placing cut flowers is available to be leased over a five year period and is placed on a patio in the sunken garden. The vase is personalised with a small plaque, allowing up to 50 letters to commemorate your loved one.

Flower vase with plaque

Slate memorial plaques

Agecroft Crematorium

A slate memorial plaque may be leased over a ten year period. These plaques are secured to the outer wall in the sunken garden.

Up to 60 letters may be inscribed on the plaque to remember your loved one.

Slate memorial plaques

Memorial plaques

Peel Green Crematorium

A metal plaque may be leased over a ten year period to commemorate your loved one. This plaque is positioned within the garden of remembrance. Up to 75 letters can be used for your personalised inscription.

Metal memorial plaques

Cremated remains burial plots

Agecroft and Peel Green

An area has been set aside at both Agecroft and Peel Green cemeteries for families to purchase a grave which will allow caskets of cremated remains to be buried privately.

A small memorial may be erected at the head of the grave to commemorate your loved one.

Cremated remains burial plots

Commemorative rose bushes

Peel Green Cemetery

Standard rose trees have been planted within the rose beds throughout the Gardens of Remembrance which are adjacent to the crematorium chapel. They may be dedicated for a period of five years. Each rose tree is marked with a commemorative metal plaque which can be inscribed with up to 120 letters.

Commemorative rose bush

Granite tower plaques

Agecroft and Peel Green

These black granite plaques are inscribed with gold colour inscriptions which are mounted on the face of the tower for a period of ten years. Up to 40 letters (Peel Green) and 60 letters (Agecroft) of wording may be inscribed onto the plaque.

Granite tower

Kerb edge vases

Agecroft and Peel Green

These grey kerb edge vases are located in the Gardens of Remembrance. They are inscribed and come complete with an aluminium flower container for a lease of ten years.

Kerb vase

Who to contact

Name
Agecroft Cemetery and Crematorium Office
Address
Langley Road
Pendlebury
Salford
M27 8SS
Map to this location
Telephone
0161 686 7290
Email
agecroft.cemetery@salford.gov.uk
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