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Memorial options

We provide a wide range of memorials situated in various locations throughout the cemetery grounds. Below is a comprehensive list of all memorials available throughout Taunton Cemetery.

Should you require more information, or wish to lease any of the options available, please complete the relevant application form or visit the office based at Taunton Crematorium. Our team can help you choose the right memorial to dedicate to your loved one.

All garden memorials are leases with the option to renew these when the lease period has lapsed. Please note we do not offer memorials in perpetuity.

All memorials take approximately 4-6 to arrive after confirmation that you are happy with your request. A member of the team will contact you to let you know when it is in place.

These memorials are situated in the Garden of Rest borders. They include a light brown block with a granite plaque and a gold vase container. 

The inscription is in gold text with an optional motif or photograph.

The lease period is for 15 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

A proof of the layout will be sent to you once the application has been received. We will then proceed with production once you have confirmed you are happy with this.

You can also choose from a variety of motifs available in any colour you wish.

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only
  • plaque with text and motif of applicant's choice (see motif choices)
  • plaque with photograph (supplied by applicant)

Please complete and return the Vase Holder Plaque application form if you wish to lease the Vase Holder Plaque.

These memorials are situated in the Garden of Rest in various locations. They include a light grey block with a granite plaque and either a gold or silver vase container. 

The inscription is in gold or silver text with an optional motif if requested.

The lease period is for 15 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

A proof of the layout will be sent to you once the application has been received. We will then proceed with production once you have confirmed you are happy with this.

You can also choose from a variety of standard or bespoke designs to be included on your plaque. You are able to provide your own image, or you can choose from the options in the link below:

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only
  • plaque with text and motif of applicant's choice (please confirm your choice on the application)
  • plaque with photograph (supplied by applicant)

Please complete and return the Black Granite Plaque with Rose Bush application form if you wish to lease the Black Granite Plaque with Rose Bush.

These memorials are situated in the Garden of Rest on the memorial wall with a bronze posy holder. 

The inscription is in gold text with an optional motif or photograph.

The lease period is for 15 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

A proof of the layout will be sent to you once the application has been received. We will then proceed with production once you have confirmed you are happy with this.

You can also choose from a variety of motifs available in any colour you wish.

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only
  • plaque with text and motif of applicant's choice (see motif choices)
  • plaque with photograph (supplied by applicant)

Please complete and return the Plaque with Posy Holder application form if you wish to lease the Plaque with Posy Holder.

These memorials are situated in the Garden of Rest on one of three memorial walls. 

The lease period is for 5 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only

Please complete and return the Cast Bronze Wall Plaque application form if you wish to lease the Cast Bronze Wall Plaque.

These memorials are situated in the Garden of Rest around the lawn border. They include a light grey block granite block with black text and a silver vase container. 

The lease period is for 10 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

Available Options:

  • text only

Please complete and return the Granite Memorial Tablet application form if you wish to lease the Granite Memorial Tablet.

These memorials are situated in the Memorial Walkway adjacent to the small car park. They are natural slate plaques on a large granite pedestal.

The inscription is in black text with an optional motif or photograph.

The lease period is for 15 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

A proof of the layout will be sent to you once the application has been received. We will then proceed with production once you have confirmed you are happy with this.

You can also choose from a variety of standard or bespoke designs to be included on your plaque. You are able to provide your own image, or you can choose from the options in the link below:

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only
  • plaque with text and motif of applicant's choice (see motif choices)
  • plaque with photograph (supplied by applicant)

Please complete and return the Barbican Plaque application form if you wish to lease the Barbican Plaque.

These memorials are situated in the walkway tread throughout the woodland.

The boardwalk is engraved into wood so will naturally fade over time.

The lease period is for 10 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only

Please complete and return the Woodland Broadwalk Inscription application form if you wish to lease the Woodland Boardwalk Inscription.

These memorials are situated in the Book of Memory Chapel on the stone walls.

The lease period is for 15 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

You can choose an individual two-line panel, or a double inscription for two people with five lines

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only

Please complete and return the Leather Recordia Panel application form if you wish to lease the Leather Recordia Panel.

These memorials are situated in the Woodland Memorial Walkway and the Natural Burial Copse.

The inscription is engraved on a cast bronze plaque.

Mushrooms hold multiple plaques, please note this is not one individual plaque on one individual mushroom. These are communal memorials. You are able to select your preferred mushroom, please notify the Bereavement Services Team of your desired option.

The lease period is for 10 years with the option to extend this once the period has lapsed. Please complete the below application and return this to the Bereavement Services Team with payment.

Available Options:

  • plaque with text only

Please complete and return the Mushroom Plaque application form if you wish to lease the Mushroom Plaque.

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