Yarborough Cemetery, Belize City

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Yarborough Cemetery is an historical cemetery located in Belize City, Belize. It was the first cemetery in British Honduras, used from 1787 until 1896, and was established for the burial of members of the colonial Anglican Church. It was named after the magistrate who owned the land. The cemetery was renovated in 1999 with the addition of perimeter fencing, landscaping and a marble memorial wall highlighting the names and contributions of those buried there. In 2009, the government designated it an archaeological reserve.

The cemetery is located near St. John's Cathedral, near Government House.
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  • Since the cemetery is very close to the St. John Cathedral, great stop to.learn more of the city's history  more »
  • we saw this cemetery on the way to the tour we went on as well as the man made beach we visited . not exciting just something you see in passing  more »
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  • Saint Johns Cathedral cemetary-Yarborough cemetery Yarborough Cemetery located in between the lanes and Yarborough Street. The cemetery was made first, become a colony of the United Kingdom as British Honduras, Belize. From 1787 was used during the 1896.
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