Milledgeville in Baldwin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Cedar Lane Cemetery
Erected by Georgia Consumer Council.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1997.
Location. 33° 2.434′ N, 83° 13.25′ W. Marker is in Milledgeville, Georgia, in Baldwin County. Marker is at the intersection of Lawrence Road and Central Shop Road, on the right when traveling south on Lawrence Road. Cedar Lane Cemetery is south of Central State Hospital. Lawrence Road runs through a maintenance area for the complex, and past two state Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milledgeville GA 31062, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Wilkinson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Fort Wilkinson (approx. 0.7 miles away); Milledgeville State Hospital (approx. ¾ mile away); Route of Gen. Kilpatrick’s Cavalry (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Oglethorpe University (approx. 1.8 miles away); John Clark House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Carl Vinson • Mary Green Vinson (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Methodist Church (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milledgeville.
Regarding Cedar Lane Cemetery. In 2005, the National Parks Service placed Cedar Lane Cemetery and other Central State Hospital cemeteries on the National Register of Historic Places. Georgia is considered a pioneer in cemetery restoration and has spearheaded similar restoration projects across the country.
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