Springfield in Sangamon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Oak Ridge Cemetery's Original Entrance
Erected 2014 by Trigard.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list.
Location. 39° 49.46′ N, 89° 39.235′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Marker can be reached from Monument Avenue. It can be accessed from North 1st Street (across from Lincoln Park), depending on if the gate is open to the pathway in the cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1441 Monument Avenue, Springfield IL 62702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Revolutionary War Patriots (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Abraham Lincoln (about 400 feet away); This Vault (about 500 feet away); First Resting Place of Abraham Lincoln (about 600 feet away); The Temporary Vault (about 600 feet away); The Lincoln Descendants (about 700 feet away); Reconstruction and Renovation (about 700 feet away); Some Exterior Features (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 9, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 31 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 9, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.