The 2020 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2021 programme mid August 2021

  • Burton's Mausoleum
  • Alter after restoration
  • Camel Bells (restored in 2010)
  • Crucifix before restoration
  • Sir Richard Burton's coffin before restoration

Sir Richard Burton's Mausoleum

Isabel Arundell Burton

place
St Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 North Worple Way, Mortlake, SW14 8PR

Travel Information

train
Nearest train: Mortlake
directions_bus
Bus routes: 209, 33, 337, 493, 485
Grade II* listed mausoleum in the form of an Arab tent with ripples in the stone imitating canvas. Interior is embellished with oriental lamps, devotional paintings and camel bells.

Design

Original design
Isabel Arundell Burton, 1890
Restoration
Michael Holden, 2010
Type
Religious, Cemetery
Period
Victorian