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Clean, well kept, easy to navigate

This cemetery is very clean, well kept, and easy to find the graves you are looking for. There... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
dgbg100106
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Odenton, Maryland
Nice for a quick visit

Naturally, your enjoyment of this "attraction" will vary depending on how much you do or don't like... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
RMurray847
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Albuquerque
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

This cemetery is very clean, well kept, and easy to find the graves you are looking for. There are three mass graves and a couple of individual graves for the victims of the Lusitania. Some notable graves include Jack Doyle the boxer, and poet Charles...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Naturally, your enjoyment of this "attraction" will vary depending on how much you do or don't like old cemeteries. The primary draw for this little place is that it is the resting place of many victims of the Lusitania. So there is certainly an attraction...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Well kept clean and tidy, went to visi the buriel plot of a family member who died whilst on the Lucitania, unfortunatly the plot had a wooden cross that has since rotted away but we did find the plot although not makrked.

Thank grahamphillips692
Reviewed 21 February 2018

So much history in such a small area. If you can, go with a guide such as Jonathan Beaumont to really understand the importance of this spot.

Thank mamasu2035
Reviewed 10 February 2018

If you are a cemetery enthuasist, , you should visit the Old Church Cemetery. There are some graves nearly 400 years old - amazing. The Lusitania Memeorial is also here.

Thank LadyLou2018
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Located just outside of the town, is this very historic graveyard. During our historic walk of the town, we heard a lot about the Lusitania, so we just had to visit, here and see the mass grave. Which is located at the back of the...More

1  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Old Church Cemetery is located about 1 mile to the north of the town. It has many historical graves located within its walls. Included therein are the 3 mass graves of some of the victims of the Lusitania tragedy of 1915. Also interred there...More

1  Thank Padraigh49
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The old church I see a must sob , info board outside very informative and helped us plot our way around the church Yadira and church ruin

Thank fifibrad2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017

See the graves of the victims of the Lusitania, and the memorials to those lost at sea throughout Cobh's history.

Thank brannick
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The Old Church Cemetary is the final resting place for hundreds (in mass graves) of the Lusitania's victims. The cemetary is not easily reached. It is approximately one and a half miles away from St Colman' s Cathedral. It is not an easy walk. A...More

1  Thank rfmcnulty
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