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Synonyms for crematorium

a mortuary where corpses are cremated

a furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes

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The next nearest Crematorium with larger furnaces are in Newcastle-under-lime or Blackburn.
The scheme has been drawn up after plans by two crematorium development companies were refused planning permission in the Vale.
The improvements, agreed by the council's regeneration management team, include new lighting, railings and shrubs, while the interior of the listed crematorium building has also been revamped.
People in Menai Bridge are less than two miles from Bangor crematorium but have to pay the surcharge, while people in Aberdyfi, nearly 50 miles away as the crow flies, do not.
But Dalnottar Crematorium in Clydebank could not accept him because his massive coffin would not fit in their furnace.
Mrs Cosier's coffin is 36 inches wide and no crematorium in the Midlands can hold a coffin wider than 33 inches.
Neighbors say they have been complaining for more than a year about a foul odor coming from the crematorium.
Axel Schultes and Charlotte Frank say that they were rather frightened when they won the competition for the crematorium at Baumschulenweg in south-east Berlin.
Funeral Service at Saltwell Crematorium on Thursday 15th October at 1.
Due to unforeseen circumstances the funeral originally scheduled at Cowpen Crematorium on Friday 13th March at 2.
Funeral Service and Cremation at Huddersfield Crematorium on Wednesday, January 14th at 11.
They argue that there is a pressing need for a crematorium in Denbighshire as bereaved families have to travel to Colwyn Bay, Wrexham or Chester.
5m crematorium could pose a serious financial threat an existing Teesside facility, it has emerged.
COUNCILLORS last night added their weight to complaints about plans for a new crematorium in Rhuallt.
IN RESPONSE to Mrs Thompstone (Your Say, March 17), when I originally decided to place a memorial bench in the crematorium, the cost was pounds 480 for 10 years.