Highstreet Cemetery of Green County, IL

Abandoned Cemetery..... is lost and needed to be found....


created Monday, November 21, 2005 10:52pm

Saturday, June 10, 2006 08:10:58 AM

 

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Cemetery:       Highstreet Cemetery
Other:
Sign:           No
Street:         Rural Route #1
City:           White Hall
Township:       White Hall
County:         Greene
State:          Illinois
Zip:            62092
lat_ns:         S
lat_h:
lat_mmss:
long_ew:        W
long_h:
long_mmss:
Status:         Active
Size:           Small
Directions:     US Rte 67, West on County RD 1900N, South
 County Rd
850E
Type:           Road-public
Location:       Rural
Terrain:        Level
Watersource:    No
Features:       Many Cedar Trees
Property:       Public
Access:         Open
Enclosure:      Fence
Gate:           None
Established:    1830,s ??
Gravestones:    150 +
Oldest:         1830 ??
Newest:         1999
Removed:        Yes
Relocated:      No
Repairs:        No
Methods:
Restoration:    No
Association:    No
Records:        No
Inventory:      No
Availability:
Landscaping:    Yes
Paths:          No
Trees:          Yes6
Crypts:         No
Fencing:        No
Brickwork:      No
Ironwork:       No
Sculpture:      No
Fountains:      No
Roads:          No
Buildings:      No
Cement:         Yes
Granite:        Yes
Marble:         Yes
Native:         Yes
Slate:          Yes
Others:         Yes
Wood:           No
Materials:      Unsure
Architectural:  No
Angels:         Unsure
Draperies:      No
Fraternal:      Yes
Hands:          Yes
Lambs:          Yes
Monograms:      Yes
Plants:         Yes
Photos:         No
Religious:      Yes
Scrollwork:     Yes
Urns:           Yes
Carvings:       Yes
Condition:      Cemetery poorly maintained
Unmarked:       Yes
Broken:         Yes
Toppled:        Yes
Disintegrating: Yes
Buried:         Yes
Weather:        Yes
Pollution:      No
Vandalized:     Yes
Report:         Yes
VA1:            Gravestones-Overturned
VA2:            Gravestones-Broken
VA3:
VA4:
VA5:
Overgrowth:
Overgrowth1:
Overgrowth2:    Graves-Disturbing
Overgrowth3:
Overgrowth4:
GroundCover:    Yes
Moss:
Vines:          Yes
Drainage:       Good
Problem1:
Problem2:       Apathy
Owner:          Cemetery
Use:
Bordering:      Agricultural
Change:         Same
Reason:
Visited:        Occasionally
Archeology:     No
Habitat:        Yes
Contacted:
Name:           Mike Painter
Email:          paintertaxservice@verizon.net
Date:           08/25/2005 submitted
Surnames:


Other Information:

 Two graves of Revolutionary War Veterans
 Several graves of Civil War, WWI, WWII Veterans
 Evidence of young children from same family dying from
disease

 

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