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Liverpool in Queens County, Nova Scotia — The Canadian Atlantic
 

Old Burial Ground

1760

 

—Historic Site —

 
Old Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
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.
 
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. Touch for map. Liverpool is now part of the Region of Queens Municipality. Marker is at or near this postal address: 293 Main Street, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1P0, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beam Trawler Jutland Memorial (was here, next to this marker but has been reported missing. ); 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 (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (about 150 meters away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Burial Ground Entrance and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 25, 2017
2. Old Burial Ground Entrance and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 7, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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