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Liverpool in Queens County, Nova Scotia — The Atlantic Provinces (North America)
 

Old Burial Ground

1760

— Historic Site —

 
 
Old Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 25, 2017
1. Old Burial Ground Marker
Inscription.  

The oldest burial ground in Liverpool,
with stones dating back to 1761.
Some of the Town's first settlers are buried here.
Significant family names include
Payzant, Collins, Barss,
Freeman, Knowles, and Kempton.

 
Erected by the Town of Liverpool.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1761.
 
Location. 44° 2.277′ N, 64° 43.001′ W. Marker is in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, in Queens County. Marker is on Main Street (Nova Scotia Route 3) just east of Legion Street, on the right when traveling east. Liverpool is now part of the Region of Queens Municipality. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 293 Main Street, Liverpool NS B0T 1P0, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Step Back in Time / The Final Resting Place (a few steps from this marker); Remembering the Deceased (within shouting distance of this marker); Liverpool Town Hall / L'Hotel de Ville de Liverpool
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(about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (about 150 meters away).
 
Old Burial Ground Entrance and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 25, 2017
2. Old Burial Ground Entrance and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 7, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 7, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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