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Hammonds-Stockwell Cemetery, Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana

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Hammonds-Stockwell Cemetery
Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana

Date: August 30,2001

Cemetery: Hammons-Stockwell Cemetery
Established: Before 1894
Street: About 2 miles north of Martinsville, IN near the Martinsville Country Club 1510 State Road 37 N Martinsville, In 46151
Type: Road-public
City: Martinsville
Township: Washington
County: Morgan
State: Indiana
Nation: USA
Zip: 46151
Nearby: Intersection of State Road 37 and county road 44.
Location: Rural-mixed
Land: Hillside
Watersource: No
Features: Very over grown
Sign: No
Land Type: Private
Access: Permission-required
Enclosure: None
Gate: None
Status: Abandoned
Size: Small
Gravestones: 20
Oldest: August 31,1840
Newest: November 9, 1958
Unmarked: Yes
Broken: Yes
Toppled: Yes
Buried: Yes
Removed: Yes
Weather problems: Yes
Pollution problems: Yes
Association: No
Records: Unsure
Inventory: No
Records location:
Condition: Cemetery in danger of destruction
Vandalized: Yes
Police report: No
VA: Gravestones-Overturned
VA: Gravestones-Broken
VA: Graves-Desecrated
Overgrowth: Gravestones-Damaging
Vegetation: Trees
Vegetation: Ground-Cover
Vegetation: Vines
Drainage: Problem-Seasonal
Problem: Encroachment
Problem: Restricted access
Problem: Access denied
Problem: Apathy
Problem: Disintegrating Headstones
Restoration: No work started as of yet
Owner: Private
Use: Residential
Bordering: Recreational
Change: Smaller
Reason: Housing
Visited: Rarely
Archeology: No
Contacted: Morgan Co., Public Library, Washington Township Trustee, Sam Carmichael Martinsville Country Club, Mr Robert
O'Neal, owner of land and I received no answer.
Other Information
This cemetery is located in Section 26 Township 12 N Range 1E in Washington Twp. a little south and west of the Martinsville
Country Club House. This cemetery is in very bad condition and cannot be found by the average person as it is so over grown. This cemetery is about to vanish.

Submitted by:
name: C. Jack Hammons
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