Staten Island Cemetery
Staten Island, Richmond County, New York

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Cemetery: Staten Island Cemetery
Other:
Sign: No
Street: Richmond Terrace between Alaska Street and Tompkins Court
City: Staten Island
Township:
County: Richmond
State: New York
Nation: United States
Zip:
Status: Abandoned
Size: Medium
Directions:
Type: Road-public
Location: Urban-developed
Terrain: Level
Watersource: No
Features: trees, vines, ivy
Land Type: Public
Access: Open
Enclosure: Fence-Broken
Gate: None
Established: 1851
Gravestones: 200
Oldest: 1851
Newest: 1968
Removed: Unknown
Relocated: No
Repairs: No
Methods:
Restoration: Yes
Association: Yes
Records: Yes
Inventory: Unsure
Records location:
Landscaping: Unsure
Paths: Yes
Trees: Unsure
Crypts: No
Fencing: No
Walkways: No
Brickwork: No
Ironwork: No
Sculpture: Yes
Fountains: No
Roads: No
Buildings: No
Cement: Unsure
Granite: Yes
Marble: Unsure
Native Stone: Unsure
Slate: Unsure
Other Stone: Unsure
Wood: Unsure
Materials: Yes
Architectural: Yes
Angels: Yes
Draperies: Unsure
Fraternal: Yes
Hands: Yes
Lambs: Unsure
Monograms: Yes
Plants: Yes
Photos: No
Religious: Yes
Scrollwork: Yes
Urns: Yes
Other Carvings: Yes
Condition: Cemetery neglected
Unmarked: Yes
Broken: Yes
Toppled: Yes
Disintegrating: Yes
Buried: Yes
Weather problems: Yes
Pollution problems: Yes
Vandalized: Yes
Police report: No
VA: Gravestones-Overturned
VA: Gravestones-Broken
VA: Graffiti
Overgrowth: Graves-Disturbing
Overgrowth: Gravestones-Disturbing
Overgrowth: Gravestones-Damaging
Vegetation: Trees
Vegetation: Ground-Cover
Vegetation: Moss
Vegetation: Vines
Drainage: Problem-Seasonal
Problem: Apathy
Owner: Regional government
Use:
Bordering: Residential
Change: Unknown
Reason:
Visited: Unknown
Archeology: Unknown
Habitat: Unknown
Contacted:

Needs
This cemetery urgently needs trees to be removed and vegetation cut back. Once that is done regular maintenance is needed. Then stones can be repaired.

Other Information

Support

Submitted by:
name: Jennifer Hyatt
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