FoSOC was founded in 2003 by John Avery, Veronica Tippetts and Geoff Watts and has two major aims:.


170th Anniversary of the Cemetery
Saturday 7th May, 10.00am

Task Day - Members Only
Saturday 14th May, 10.00am

Info Desk @ The Hawthorns to 1.00pm
Saturday 21st May, 10.00am

The Rowthorn Grave
This afternoon Bruce was very pleased to show Tony Rowthorn, his wife Betty and daughter... Read more...

John Vetterlein's Wildlife & Butterfly Walk
This afternoon JV aka the ‘Cheeky Chappie’ led his second walk of the year for fifteen... Read more...


FoSOC conservation work in the Cemetery.
Read more about the wildlife and the conservation work, plus view the wildlife photo gallery.
Looking for a grave?
Visit this page if you are trying to find a specific grave in Southampton Old Cemetery.