Southwark is OBLITERATING Camberwell Old Cemetery Wood
No matter what they are telling residents – 12th May 2018
Above: Aerial view of the ten remaining acres of Camberwell Old Cemetery Wood, with Area Z, already felled.
Southwark Council is clearing the 12 acres of woods in Council-owned Camberwell Old Cemetery in East Dulwich.
BUT Southwark Council is denying this to the press and their residents. FAQ from Southwark
How do we know this is happening?
Southwark has told us it will happen.
Here is what Southwark Council’s own Cemetery Strategy 2012 agreed. Here is their scheme overlaid on a Google Earth photographs.
This is what Southwark shows in its Cemetery Strategy
THE DESTRUCTION HAS BEGUN
Here is an aerial photograph of work the have already done – stage one – so called Area Z complete. Over two acres stripped clear of trees and scrub. Trees and scrub are what make a wood a wood.
Southwark has destroyed other natural assets in their cemeteries – this is Area B Camberwell New Cemetery
Here they have stripped almost three acres of meadow and wood in the Honor Oak Nature Corridor, just metres from Honor Oak Park station. Photos 2016 and 2017 toward One Tree Hill.