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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."

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Additional Information for: Clean Up Day at Old Greencastle Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio - March 18, 2017

**Sharing additional information from Traci Muller Rylands**:

"I have more information about the March 18 cleanup day at Dayton's Old Greencastle Cemetery 
From Fred Lynch of the SUCVW:
"SUVCW and other community volunteers will be at Old Greencastle Cemetery from 9 a.m. to noon Sat., March 18. 

Anyone wanting to help welcome, but need bring own weed whackers, rakes, pruners, brooms etc. to use. 

No electricity or water at cemetery. Dress for the weather as it might be chilly. 

Work day will be cancelled if raining. 
Additional work days scheduled from 9 a.m. to Noon April 15, May 20, June 14, Aug. 17, Sept. 16, and Oct. 14. All are “weather permitting.” 
All assistance appreciated."
Traci is the author of the Blog:
Other Links for the Old Greencastle Cemetery: 
From OhioLink:
Harrison Township Cemetery Association / Greencastle Cemetery Records