Shiloh Presbyterian Cemetery
Calhoun, McMinn County, Tennessee

Date: May 16, 2001

Cemetery: Shiloh Presbyterian
Street: Main St. near TN S.R. 163
Type: Road-public
City: Calhoun
County: McMinn
State: Tennessee
Nation: U.S.
Zip: 37309
Nearby: TN S.R. 163, Calhoun City Hall, Bowater Newsprint, U.S. Hwy 11
Location: Suburban-developed
Land: Flat
Water: No
Features: trees
Sign: No
Land Type: Public
Access: Open
Enclosure: None
Gate: None
Status: Inactive
Size: Small
Unmarked graves: Yes
Gravestones: 50
Broken gravestones: Yes
Toppled gravestones: Yes
Buried gravestones: Yes
Removed Gravestones: Unknown
Weather problems: Yes
Pollution problems: Unknown
Oldest grave: October 17, 1874
Newest grave: 1970's or 80's
Association: Unsure
Records: Yes
Inventory: Unsure
Records location:
Condition: Cemetery neglected
Vandalized: No
Overgrowth: Gravestones-Disturbing
Vegetation: Trees
Vegetation: Ground-Cover
Vegetation: Moss
Vegetation: Vines
Drainage: Good
Problem: Disintegrating Headstones
Work Status: The current status of this cemetery is:
Owner: Cemetery
Bordering: Residential
Change: Unknown
Visited: Frequently
Archeology: Unknown

Other Information

TN Governor Joseph McMinn is buried in this cemetery. The cemetery is located in McMinn County, TN, named for Gov. McMinn. It is about one block from the Calhoun City Hall, and approximately 600 yards from the Bowater Newsprint factory, according to a TN State Historical Marker alongside U.S. Hwy. 11.


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name: Dustin Oliver
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