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Belpre in Washington County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Cedarville Cemetery

Rotary Club of Belpre, 1996 - 2008

 
 
Cedarville Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
1. Cedarville Cemetery Marker
Inscription. The Cedarville (name of immediate area - changed to Rockland, later to Belpre) Cemetery contains graves of 14 Revolutionary War soldiers - some of the graves have washed over the Ohio River bank when the level rose and left graves underwater. The property is maintained by the Belpre Township Trustees. Starting in the early 2000s, the Rotary Club of Belpre restored the property and remarked the graves.
 
Erected by Rotary Club of Belpre.
 
Location. 39° 16.771′ N, 81° 36.475′ W. Marker is in Belpre, Ohio, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Boulevard (Ohio Route 618) and West Street, on the right when traveling east on Washington Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belpre OH 45714, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Putnam Family Library / Belpre Farmers' Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Early Ohio Artists (approx. 0.7 miles away); Belpre Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bathsheba Rouse (approx. 0.8 miles away); Devol's Floating Mill (approx. 0.9 miles
Cedarville Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 30, 2009
2. Cedarville Cemetery Marker
Looking east along Washington Blvd. Marker can be seen in front of the white house.
away); Belpre and the Ohio River (approx. one mile away); Underground Railroad Crossings / Near Border War (approx. 1.9 miles away); Historic Blennerhassett Island (approx. 2.4 miles away in West Virginia). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belpre.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 20, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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