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This cemetery is on the property of the Massachusetts Lobster Hatchery. The site hosted the first Marine Hospital on Martha's Vineyard between 1798 and 1824.
There are only 3 gravestones here. Many graves are unmarked and many eroded into the marshland.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as OAK802.
This cemetery is the #9 point on the African American Heritage Trail of Martha's Vineyard. The cemetery was used by both blacks and whites.