Thursday, 19 April 2018 17:42

Wilson Cemetery, Maryland

Written by
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Cemetery: Wilson Cemetery

Other:

Sign: No

Street: azzlees wilson road

City: Tinsley

Township:

County: Bell

State: MD

Nation: US

Zip:

lat_ns: N

lat_h:

lat_mmss:

long_ew: W

long_h:

long_mmss:

Status: Active

Size: Small

Directions: Pineville, KY

Type: Road-public

Location: Urban

Terrain: Hillside

Watersource: No

Features: in trees on side of mountain

Property: Private

Access: Open

Enclosure: None

Gate: None

Established: 1880

Gravestones: 30-50

Oldest:

Newest:

Removed: No

Relocated: No

Repairs: No

Methods:

Restoration: No

Association: Unsure

Records:

Inventory: Unsure

Availability:

Landscaping: No

Paths: Yes

Trees: Yes4

Crypts: No

Fencing: No

Brickwork: No

Ironwork: No

Sculpture: No

Fountains: No

Roads: No

Buildings: No

Cement: Yes

Granite: Yes

Marble:

Native:

Slate:

Others:

Wood:

Materials:

Architectural:

Angels:

Draperies:

Fraternal:

Hands:

Lambs:

Monograms:

Plants:

Photos:

Religious:

Scrollwork:

Urns:

Carvings:

Condition: Cemetery in danger of destruction

Unmarked: Yes

Broken: Yes

Toppled: Yes

Disintegrating: Yes

Buried: Unsure

Weather: Yes

Pollution: Unknown

Vandalized: No

Report:

VA1:

VA2:

VA3:

VA4:

VA5:

Overgrowth:

Overgrowth1: Problem-Access

Overgrowth2:

Overgrowth3:

Overgrowth4:

GroundCover: Yes

Moss: Yes

Vines: Yes

Drainage: Problem-Seasonal

Problem1: Encroachment

Problem2:

Owner: Cemetery

Use:

Bordering: Woods

Change: Smaller

Reason: Commercial

Visited: Occasionally

Archeology: Unknown

Habitat: Yes

Surnames: Wilson/Rickett and others

Other_Information: The side of the mountain where the cemetery is located has been heavily strip mined and mature trees removed exposing the cemetery.  Erosion potential is a concern.

Contacted: none

Support:

Name: John Rickett

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read 2512 times