Place Name: Beechmount Cemetery
Feature Type (Year Approved): Cemetery (Common Usage)
Name Origins: Land Feature
Dating from 1285, the place-name Beech refers to “Place at the beech-tree”.
From: A Dictionary of British Place Names
Middle English: from Old French munter, based on Latin mons, mont- ‘mountain’.
Cultural Affiliation: British
Naming Edmonton: From Ada to Zoie
Opened in 1914 by the City of Edmonton, the Beechmount Cemetery was the first municipal cemetery in Edmonton. It was named for Beechmount subdivision, which dated from around 1910. Possibly a descriptive name as a beech is a long-lived, medium-sized tree with light coloured, smooth bark, while a mount refers to a hill or a mountain. The Beechmount Cemetery is located in the Westwood neighbourhood.
Locality Beechmount, Carnew, Baltinglass Municipal District, County Wicklow, Leinster, Ireland
Residential Area Beechmount, Glen Eyre, Southampton, South East, England, SO16 3JD, United Kingdom
Residential Road Beechmount, Glasnevin, Botanic A ED, Dublin 9, Dublin, County Dublin, Leinster, D11 VK64, Ireland
Residential Road Beechmount, Moorfield, Morristownbiller ED, Kildare-Newbridge Municipal District (2019), County Kildare, Leinster, W12 AD93, Ireland
Bus Stop Beechmount, Cramond Road North, Cramond, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, EH4 6NQ, United Kingdom
Guest House Beechmount, The Garth, Claife, South Lakeland, Cumbria, North West England, England, LA22 0JZ, United Kingdom
Building Beechmount, Langrigge Drive, Windermere, South Lakeland, Cumbria, North West England, England, LA23 3AQ, United Kingdom
Bus Stop Beechmount, B5285, Claife, South Lakeland, Cumbria, North West England, England, LA22 0LQ, United Kingdom
Building Beechmount, Duck Street, Tytherington, South Gloucestershire, South West England, England, GL12 8QB, United Kingdom
Garden Centre Beechmount, New Road, Dillonsland, Navan Urban, Navan, County Meath, Leinster, C15XK64, Ireland
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