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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."

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Upcoming Cemetery Preservation Workshop Sponsored by the Greenfield Historical Society at the Sheep Pen Cemetery on Saturday, June 25, 2016

The Greenfield Historical Society is sponsoring an upcoming cemetery preservation workshop.

The workshop will be held at the Sheep Pen Cemetery, which straddles the county line between Fayette County (Perry Township) and Highland County (Madison Township).  

Sheep Pen Cemetery is also known as Gustin Cemetery or Limes Cemetery.

The hands-on cemetery preservation workshop is scheduled to begin at 8:00a.m., per the Greenfield Historical Society's website. 

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