Many local people who were famous in their day are buried in Memoria Paisley Woodside. They include Dr James Kerr, who was responsible for the town’s first clean water supply in 1838, and Sir William Arrol, civil engineering contractor and builder of The Forth Bridge.
You will find many other graves of historic and architectural interest contained within Woodside Cemetery. Using the maps below, this trail should take no longer than 45 minutes.
Visitors are advised not to touch the monuments and keep to the paths at all times. Children should be accompanied by an adult at all times. Information on individual headstones is available from the cemetery office.
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First Aid Post
The Covenanters Martyrs Memorial
Memorial to Catherine McKechnie (First burial in Woodside)
Statue of lady
Memorial to Andrew White RQMS 7th Cavalry
Rev Patrick Brewster
Memorial to Belgian Refugees
Memorial to Dr James Kerr
Memorial to Sir Peter Coats
Memorial to George Coats
Memorial to Captain William Wylie
Memorial to Sir William Arrol
War Memorial Plaque
Memorial to Dr James Wright
Memorial featuring Organ Carving
Triple Knot Infant Memorial Sculpture