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"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."

Friday, January 30, 2015

The Butcher (AKA Walnut Grove Cemetery) in North Lewisburg, Champaign County, Ohio is Now Listed on the Ohio Historic Inventory!

No. CHP - 1281-5

(The photograph at the top of this blog was taken at the rear of the Butcher Cemetery)
Contact information regarding the Ohio Historic Inventory:
Susan Tietz | National Register and Inventory Manager, State Historic Preservation Office

Ohio History Connection | 800 E. 17th Ave., Columbus, OH 43211

p. 614.298.2000 | f. 614.298.2037 | stietz@ohiohistory.org

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