Old Colonial Protestant Cemetery : Penang, Malaysia

The first cemetery in Penang Island, which was then named the Prince of Wales Island by the British and contains the final resting place for many of the founders of the first major settlement on the island.

Old Colonial Protestant Cemetery was the first cemetery in Penang Island, which was then named the Prince of Wales Island by the British and contains the final resting place for many of the founders of the first major settlement on the island.

The first known burial took place here in 1789.

Most of the graves are of the leading British families of the early settlement of Penang, with a few other nationalities of European decent.

Old Colonial Protestant Cemetery
Address: 2110 Charoen Krung Rd Soi 72/5 Wat Phraya Krai, sub-district, Bang Kho Laem, Bangkok 10120
Phone: 063 389 3999




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