Location of cemeteries and burial records in South Ayrshire

The pre-selling of lairs in all South Ayrshire Cemeteries have been withdrawn. New lairs will still be available for families requiring immediate use.

Searches may be made in Burial Records for the appropriate fee.

Opening hours

Most of South Ayrshire Cemeteries are open 24 hours a day except Crosbie, Wallacetoun and Newton Green. Access can be granted by prior notice by telephoning 01292 282 387.

Vehicle access opening hours

The opening hours for vehicle access in our larger cemeteries is:

  • April – September: Mon – Friday – 8am – 8pm, Sat/Sun – 9am – 8pm
  • Oct – March: Mon – Friday – 8am – 4pm, Sat/Sun – 9am – 4pm

The larger cemeteries are:

  • Ayr Cemetery, Holmston Road, Ayr
  • Monkton & Prestwick Old, Shawfarm Road, Prestwick
  • Monkton & Prestwick New, Monkton
  • Troon Cemetery

Vehicular access for Bynehill Cemetery, Girvan is restricted to funeral services only. All other cemeteries do not allow vehicle access.

Please note: Vehicular access for Girvan cemeteries are restricted to funeral services only.

Ayr and surrounding area cemeteries

These records are held at Masonhill Crematorium.

Alloway Auld Kirk (View Map) B7024 - Monument Road, Alloway KA7 4PQ Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Alloway Cemetery (View Map) B7024 - Monument Road, Alloway KA7 4PQ Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Ayr Auld Kirk (View Map) A719 - Kirk Port, Ayr. Off Ayr High Street KA7 1QL Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Ayr Cemetery (View Map) A70 - Holmston Road, Ayr KA7 3BE Full and ashes lairs available no pre-purchasing
Coylton Churchyard (View Map) A70 KA6 6LE Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Coylton New Cemetery (View Map) A70 - Manse Road, Coylton KA6 6LE Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Coylton Old Cemetery (View Map) B742 - Manse Road, Coylton KA6 6LE Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Newton Green Cemetery (View Map) A719 - Weir Road, Ayr KA8 8BD Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Wallacetown Cemetery (View Map) A719 - Whitletts Road, Ayr KA8 8JL Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing

Girvan and surrounding area cemeteries

These records are held at Masonhill Crematorium.

Ballantrae Churchyard (View Map) A77 - Main Street, Ballantrae KA26 0NB Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Ballantrae New Cemetery (View Map) A77 - Leave Ballantrae towards Stranraer, across the bridge and first right, half a mile drive and the cemetery is on the right KA26 0PA Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Ballantrae Old Cemetery (View Map) A77 - Main Street, Ballantrae KA26 0PA Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Barr Cemetery (View Map) B734 - Glebe Road, Barr. Behind the Community Hall. KA26 9TS Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Barr Churchyard (View Map) B734 - Glebe Road, Barr. Behind the Community Hall KA26 9TS Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Barrhill New Cemetery (View Map) A714 - Three quarters of a mile along Gowlands Terrace. A quarter of a mile from Barrhill Train Station. KA26 0PR Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Barrhill Old Cemetery (View Map) A714 - At the 30mph signs on the Newton Stewart side of Barrhill KA26 0QF Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Colmonell Cemetery (View Map) B734 - A quarter of a mile outside Colmonell on the Girvan road KA26 0LG Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Colmonell Churchyard (View Map) B734 - Manse Road, Colmonell KA26 0SA Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Dailly Cemetery (View Map) B741 - Eldinton Terrace, Dailly KA26 9ST Full Lairs available no pre-purchasing
Dailly Old Churchyard (View Map) B741 - Main Street, Dailly KA9 9SD Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Girvan Bynehill Cemetery (View Map) A714 - Just off Barrhill to Newton Stewart road, half a mile south of Girvan. KA26 0HS Full and ashes lairs available no pre-purchase
Girvan Doune East and West Cemetery (View Map) A77 - Henrietta Street, Girvan. Opposite Health Centre KA26 0AE Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Girvan Old Street Churchyard (View Map) A77 - Old Street, Girvan KA26 9HG Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Old Dailly Churchyard (View Map) B734 - Two and a half miles from Girvan, at the crossroads for Barr and Dailly in Old Dailly village KA26 9RD Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing

Maybole and surrounding area cemeteries

These records are held at Masonhill Crematorium.

Crosshill Cemetery (View Map) B7023 - A half mile outside Crosshill on the road to Straiton. KA19 7RE Full Lairs available no pre-purchasing
Dunure Cemetery (View Map) A719 - Approximately one mile above the village of Dunure KA7 4LQ Full and ashes lairs available. No pre-purchase.
Kirkbride Churchyard (View Map) A719 - A half mile past Dunure New Cemetery heading towards Ayr. Access is through Dunduff Farm. KA7 4LH Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Kirkmichael Churchyard (View Map) B7045 - Patna Road, Kirkmichael KA19 7PJ Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Kirkmichael New Cemetery (View Map) B7045 - On the outskirts of Kirkmichael, on the road to Maybole KA19 7PQ Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Kirkoswald Cemetery (View Map) A77 - Off main road, up Kirkbrae, located at top KA19 8HZ Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Kirkoswald Churchyard (View Map) A77 - Main Road, Kirkoswald KA19 8HY Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Maybole Cemetery (View Map) B7023 - Crosshill Road, Maybole KA19 7BN Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Maybole Old Churchyard (View Map) B7023 - Corner of Crosshill and Abbot Street, Maybole KA19 7BQ Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Straiton Churchyard (View Map) B741 - Main Street, Straiton KA19 7NF Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Straiton New Cemetery (View Map) B741 - Newton Stewart Road, Straiton KA19 7NH Full Lairs available no pre-purchasing.

Prestwick and surrounding area cemeteries

These records are held at Masonhill Crematorium.

Annbank Cemetery (View Map) B742 - Annbank Road, Mossblown KA6 5BZ Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Barnweil Churchyard (View Map) Craigie - Near Kirkhill Farm, Craigie KA1 5NE Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Craigie Village Churchyard (View Map) B730 - Main Street, Craigie KA1 5LY Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Crosbie Churchyard (View Map) B749 KA10 7EP Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Dankeith Cemetery (View Map) B730 - Tarbolton Road, Symington KA1 5SH Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Dundonald Churchyard (View Map) B730 - Main Street, Dundonald KA2 9HG Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Monkton and Prestwick Cemetery (View Map) A79 - Shaw Road, Prestwick KA9 2LP Ashes lairs available but no pre-purchase. No new full lairs.
Monkton and Prestwick New Cemetery (View Map) A78 - Main Street, Monkton KA9 1BB Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Monkton Churchyard (View Map) B739 - Main Street, Monkton KA9 2QL Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
St. Nicholas Churchyard (View Map) A79 - Kirk Street, Prestwick KA90 1AU Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
St. Quivox Churchyard (View Map) B7035 off the B743 - St Quivox KA6 5HJ Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Symington Churchyard (View Map) A77 - Brewlands Road, Symington KA1 5RG Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Tarbolton Cemetery 1921 Extension (View Map) B730 - Cunningham Street, Tarbolton KA5 5NR Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Tarbolton Churchyard (View Map) B730 - Cunningham Street, Tarbolton KA5 5NR Existing lair interments only, no pre-purchasing
Tarbolton Coilsfield Cemetery (View Map) B730 - One mile south of Tarbolton on the Tarbolton to Mauchline Road KA5 5BH Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing
Troon Cemetery (View Map) A759 - Dundonald Road, Troon KA10 7AB Full and ashes lairs available. No pre-purchase.
Woodland Burial Monkton and Prestwick New Cemetery (View Map) A78 - Main Street, Monkton KA9 1BB Full and ashes lairs available, no pre-purchasing