crematorium

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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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Funeralbookers cofounder James Dunn explained to the Telegraph that bereaved families are not aware of the different costs of crematoriums and burials.
There are reportedly over 170 local councils that each operate at least one crematorium. In other areas, crematoriums are run by private companies.
MORE than a thousand local residents have backed an on-line bid to support controversial proposals to build Flintshire's first crematorium.
North Tyneside Council have said they are unable to cut emissions at their Whitley Bay and Tynemouth crematoriums due to being unable to fit mercury abatement equipment.
Robin Hood Crematorium, in Solihull, will have the largest facilities in the West Midlands when it is widened to 33 inches later this year.
This crematorium is planned for a beautiful country lane on the greenbelt where people like to jog and cycle and if it is approved this will wipe out wildlife."
But Dalnottar Crematorium in Clydebank could not accept him because his massive coffin would not fit in their furnace.
CCTV cameras and a series of West Midlands Police undercover surveillance exercises are now being planned to combat the problem at Yardley Crematorium.
The Llwydcoed Crematorium Joint Committee voted to maintain the 15-year policy after unanimous support from eight funeral directors and members of the clergy in Merthyr Tydfil and the Cynon Valley, who responded to a crematorium questionnaire.
A pounds 1 MILLION crematorium could be built in Rugby within the next two years.
COST-CUTTING measures have put a crematorium under threat of closure.
Now the best work by the architect Ferdinand Miluky is getting a monography"The crematorium by architect Ferdinand Miluky in Bratislava from 1962-1968 is like a revelation.
Residents of a quiet Vale of Glamorgan village have hit out at plans to build a crematorium near their homes.
The crematorium director usually handles the filing of the death certificate and notifying the Social Security and Veteran's Administration, if the deceased was a veteran, although some funeral homes handle these aspects as well.