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Shipp Hill Cemetery, Newport, Clay County, Texas

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Shipp Hill Cemetery
Newport, Clay County, Texas

Date: May 28, 2001

Cemetery: Shipp Hill Cemetery
Established: Late 1800's
Street: Shipp Hill near Newport, Texas
Type: Road-public
City: Newport
County: Clay
State: Texas
Nation: USA
Zip: 75020
Nearby: HWY 59
Location: Rural-mixed
Land: Hillside
Water: No
Sign: No
Land Type: Private
Access: Closed
Enclosure: Fence-Broken
Gate: None
Status: Abandoned
Size: Small
Unmarked graves: Yes
Gravestones: + or - 10
Broken gravestones: Yes
Toppled gravestones: Yes
Buried gravestones: Unsure
Removed Gravestones: Unknown
Weather problems: Yes
Pollution problems: Unknown
Oldest grave: 18??
Newest grave: 18??
Association: Unsure
Records: Unsure
Inventory: Unsure
Records location:
Condition: Cemetery poorly maintained
Vandalized: Yes
Police report: No
VA: Gravestones-Overturned
VA: Gravestones-Broken
VA: Gravestones-Stolen
VA: Graves-Desecrated
Overgrowth: Graves-Disturbing
Vegetation: Trees
Vegetation: Moss
Vegetation: Vines
Drainage: Seasonal problem
Problem: Restricted access
Problem: Access denied
Problem: Apathy
Problem: Disintegrating Headstones
Work Status: No work started as of yet
Owner: Private
Use: Agricultural
Bordering: Agricultural
Change: Unknown
Visited: Rarely
Archeology: Unknown

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