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Near Cleveland in Liberty County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Riggs Cemetery

 
 
Riggs Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, September 1, 2018
1. Riggs Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  

Established 1892

Historic Texas Cemetery - 2010
Marker is property of the State of Texas
 
Erected 2010 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 16908.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1892.
 
Location. 30° 17.945′ N, 95° 6.897′ W. Marker is near Cleveland, Texas, in Liberty County. Marker is on Interstate 69 one mile south of Farm to Market Road 105, in the median. There is a turnaround near the cemetery that can be used for parking when visiting the cemetery and marker. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland TX 77327, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Caney (approx. 12.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Riggs Cemetery News Story. Houston Chronicle (Submitted on September 27, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.) 
 
Riggs Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, September 1, 2018
2. Riggs Cemetery
The cemetery is located in the median of the interstate highway.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 27, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 27, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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