Larsen Cemetery
Beresford, Lincoln County, South Dakota

Cemetery: Larsen Cemetery
Other:
Sign: Yes
Street: Behind the Cenex/Burger King Gas Stop on West Cedar Road
City: Beresford
Township: Pleasant
County: Lincoln
State: South Dakota
Nation: USA
Zip:
Status: Abandoned
Size: Small
Directions: Near the Cenex/Burger King Gas Station that is on Highway 46 going into Beresford
Type: Road-public
Location: Rural-agricultural
Terrain: Level
Watersource: No
Features: Trees
Land Type: Private
Access: Open
Enclosure: Fence-Broken
Gate: None
Established: 1875
Gravestones: 5-8
Oldest: 1875
Newest: 1923
Removed: No
Relocated: No
Repairs: No
Methods:
Restoration: Unsure
Association: Unsure
Records: No
Inventory: No
Records location:
Landscaping: No
Paths: No
Trees: No
Crypts: No
Fencing: No
Walkways: No
Brickwork: No
Ironwork: No
Sculpture: No
Fountains: No
Roads: No
Buildings: No
Cement: No
Granite: Yes
Marble: Yes
Native Stone: No
Slate: Yes
Other Stone: No
Wood: No
Materials: No
Architectural: No
Angels: Yes
Draperies: No
Fraternal: No
Hands: No
Lambs: Yes
Monograms: No
Plants: No
Photos: No
Religious: No
Scrollwork: No
Urns: No
Other Carvings: Yes
Condition: Cemetery neglected
Unmarked: No
Broken: Yes
Toppled: Yes
Disintegrating: Yes
Buried: Unsure
Weather problems: Yes
Pollution problems: No
Vandalized: No
Overgrowth: Graves-Disturbing
Overgrowth: Gravestones-Disturbing
Overgrowth: Gravestones-Damaging
Vegetation: Ground-Cover
Drainage: Good
Problem: Apathy
Owner: Cemetery
Use:
Bordering: Agricultural
Change: Same
Reason:
Visited: Occasionally
Archeology: No
Habitat: No
Contacted: None

Surnames

Hermansen, Jensen, and Larsen

Other Information

This cemetery is in bad shape. There is only two headstones left standing. The rest of the headstones are either broken or missing. Somebody needs to go in and try to fix the headstones up.

Support

None

Submitted by:
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name: Anne Braun
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Date: December 27 2001