South Prairie Cemetery
Velva, McHenry County, North Dakota

Cemetery: South Prairie Cemetery
Sign: No
Street: 9 miles South, 3 miles East, on North side of road.
City: Velva ND. 9 miles South, 3 miles East.
Township: Bjornson
County: McHenry
State: North Dakota
Nation: USA
Zip: 58790
Status: Abandoned
Size: Small
Directions: 9miles South, 3miles East, from Velva ND. on Highway 41
Type: Road-public
Location: Rural-mixed
Terrain: Hillside
Watersource: Yes
Features: farm land
Land Type: Private
Access: Open
Enclosure: Fence-Broken
Gate: None
Removed: Yes
Relocated: No
Repairs: No
Restoration: No
Association: No
Records: Unsure
Inventory: No
Records location:
Landscaping: No
Paths: No
Trees: No
Crypts: No
Fencing: Yes
Walkways: No
Brickwork: No
Ironwork: No
Sculpture: No
Fountains: No
Buildings: No
Cement: No
Granite: No
Marble: No
Native Stone: Yes
Slate: No
Other Stone: Yes
Wood: Yes
Materials: Unsure
Architectural: No
Angels: No
Draperies: No
Fraternal: No
Hands: No
Lambs: No
Monograms: No
Plants: No
Photos: No
Religious: No
Scrollwork: No
Urns: No
Other Carvings: No
Condition: Cemetery destroyed
Unmarked: Yes
Broken: No
Toppled: No
Disintegrating: No
Buried: Yes
Weather problems: No
Pollution problems: No
Vandalized: Yes
Police report: No
VA: Gravestones-Overturned
VA: Gravestones-Broken
VA: Gravestones-Stolen
VA: Graffiti
VA: Graves-Desecrated
Overgrowth: None
Vegetation: Ground-Cover
Drainage: Good
Owner: Unknown
Use: Agricultural
Bordering: Agricultural
Change: Smaller
Reason: Agriculture
Visited: Unknown
Archeology: Unknown
Habitat: Unknown


Other Information

South Prairie Cemetery, Elevation 1775, State, ND. County McHenry. USGS 7.5'x 7.5' Kongsberg NE. Latitude 475524N. Longitude 100515W. The farmer worked it up and is farming it, there use to be stone and wooden markers, all that is left is the wirer fence on the West side.


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name: Billy Leier
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Date: 01-07-02