Newburgh Colored Burial Ground

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Newburgh Colored Burial Ground
Newburgh Colored Burial Ground is located in New York
Newburgh Colored Burial Ground
Newburgh Colored Burial Ground is located in the US
Newburgh Colored Burial Ground
Location Broadway & Robinson Avenue (US 9W), Newburgh, New York
Coordinates 41°30′2.53″N 74°1′16.89″W / 41.5007028°N 74.0213583°W / 41.5007028; -74.0213583Coordinates: 41°30′2.53″N 74°1′16.89″W / 41.5007028°N 74.0213583°W / 41.5007028; -74.0213583
Area 0.9 acres (0.36 ha)
Built 1820
NRHP reference # 10000137[1]
Added to NRHP March 31, 2010

Newburgh Colored Burial Ground is a historic cemetery and national historic district located at Newburgh in Orange County, New York. It consists of an archaeological site for a 19th-century burial ground containing approximately 100 graves located on the west and northwest sides of the Newburgh City Courthouse, the cemetery was active between about 1832 and 1867.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2010.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 3/29/10 THROUGH 4/02/10. National Park Service. 2010-04-09. 
  2. ^ William E. Krattinger and Douglas Mackey (October 2009). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Newburgh Colored Burial Ground". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-05-31.  See also: "Accompanying five photos".