Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Historic Western Cemetery

Here are three photos from the historic Western Cemetery, conveniently located in the West End. Per the city website, this cemetery was the "primary burial ground from 1829 until 1852 (when Evergreen Cemetery was established)" and it "remained active until 1910." 

Portland, Maine USA historic Western Cemetery burial ground September 2014 photo by Corey Templeton

Portland, Maine USA historic Western Cemetery burial ground September 2014 photo by Corey Templeton

Portland, Maine USA historic Western Cemetery burial ground September 2014 photo by Corey Templeton