Exploring almost forgotten gravesites in Ohio

Dedicated to cemetery preservation in the great state of Ohio

"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Sharing Info: "Cemetery Monument Conservation Basics Workshop in Houston, Texas April 24 - April 25, 2015 "

Sharing this information for those who might wish to travel to Texas and enroll in an upcoming Cemetery Preservation Workshop conducted by the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (of the National Park Service) commonly called "NCPTT."   
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"The workshop will begin with Charles Cook leading a history tour of the site, this will be followed by conservator Jason Church leading hands-on activities including proper cleaning techniques for grave markers."

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