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Weedsport in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

God's Acre

 
 
God's Acre Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
1. God's Acre Marker
Inscription.
God's Acre
First community cemetery
in the town of Brutus
1801 - 1863.
Most stones removed, 1916.
Declared town park, 1974.

 
Erected 1976 by Town of Brutus.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Spirit of 76, America's Bicentennial Celebration marker series.
 
Location. 43° 2.618′ N, 76° 33.794′ W. Marker is in Weedsport, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of South Seneca Street (New York State Route 34) and Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South Seneca Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weedsport NY 13166, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firehouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Weed's Basin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Town of Brutus (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Erie Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); Conduit For Ideas (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Boom Years (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Erie Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); William McCreedy (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weedsport.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
2. Northward
Marker is edge-on at center; there is a small flag at the base.
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
3. Southward
God's Acre & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
4. God's Acre & Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 228 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 30, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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