Burwell-Tucker Cemetery

Photo added by Louise Homan Keiser

Burwell-Tucker Cemetery

Location
Fort Pickett - access restricted, GPS not permitted.
Rawlings, Brunswick County, Virginia, USA Add to Map
Memorials 5 added (100% photographed)

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"This family cemetery is located 5 meters northeast of the intersection of South Pendleton and Longstreet Roads in Training Area 54 in the accessible southeastern corner of Fort Pickett (Plate 1). The cemetery measures 12 by 15 meters and is surrounded by a barbed wire fence. It is well maintained but not in use. It was recorded by Pamela Hurak as "Fort Pickett Interior Cemetery #2 (Longstreet & Pendleton Road)" (Hurak 1996:12)."

"There are 5 marble headstones in good condition (3 with footstones) and 2 possible fieldstone markers. Graves are oriented east-west. The date of the earliest known burial
is 1879 and the latest 1939. This cemetery was reported in Godburn's 1977 Historic Properties Survey of Fort Pickett (Godburn 1977:54)."

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Fort Pickett Historic Cemeteries
Brunswick, Dinwiddie & Nottoway Counties, VA
Cultural Resource Management Project 2005.06

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  • Added: 22 Aug 2010
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