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Bio Photo A retired engineer and avocational sailor of the Chesapeake Bay - with an interest in the country's founding years and people... a residence in The Old Dominion will do that to you.
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James Harrison Turner
W.C.Houston
Hello Wayne,

Mt. Vernon can be "difficult" as you say. You are still required to call (215-229-6038) at least the day before you go, otherwise they will not admit.

I found this gravesite quite by chance when recording family of mine located nearby. From my recollection, go hard right on the road by the office (located by the the marble entrance gate) you will pass the famous "pyramid" monument. The road then turns sharp left. At the bottom of this you will see stone steps and a beautiful Greek revival urn monument. The Presbyterian church ledger stone is directly above, near the top of the steps.

Hope this helps, and good luck.

Jim Turner
Added by James Harrison Turner on Sep 24, 2010 9:10 AM
 

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