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The Coleraine Historical Society Inc.

PO BOX 53726

Colerain Twp., OH 45253

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Fort Dunlap Photo
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The Coleraine Historical Society Inc.
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Cemetery CleanUps

Volunteers needed to help clean up the Colerain Township Historical Cemeteries

 

 

Cemetery CleanUp scheduled for

Saturday, July 16 is CANCELLED!

 

Please check back regarding

August 20th CleanUp Location

If it is Raining at 8:00am,

the CleanUp is CANCELLED

 

What to bring: 

Gloves, gardening tools, rakes, shears, hedgers, shovels, buckets, wheel barrow, etc.

 

 

Under Ohio Revised Code 517.11  - Care of cemetery

The Board of Township Trustees shall provide for the protection

and preservation of cemeteries under its jurisdiction

 

The Board of Trustees of Colerain Township has budgeted funds for restoration of 11 of the 29 historic cemeteries located in the township.

2020, Dunlap Station and Foster Cemeteries restoration work was completed.

2021 restoration work on Compton and Huston 

Cemeteries.

                                                2022 restoration of Schulinger Cemetery                 

While the Township must focus efforts on gravestone restoration and groundskeeping; much work still needs to be completed annually on gravestone cleaning, landscaping and trimming at all of the cemeteries.

 

Photo Gallery of some CleanUps 

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