Friday, April 15, 2011

Washington Post article-Rock Hill Cemetery

Today's Post had an interesting article about a rural cemetery in the region, Rock Hill Cemetery

Will a rural cemetery live on?

"What will happen to Loudoun cemetery after caretaker is gone?: Virginia’s many small family burial plots on private properties are increasingly endangered — including Rock Hill Cemetery in Loudoun County. The state is trying to slow the trend by offering cemetery preservation workshops. It’s unclear what will happen to Rock Hill after its longtime caretaker, Vernon Peterson, retires or dies."

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