Bethel Cemetery (NRIS 100001003)
At the end of Bethel Rd., 3.5 mi. N. of the jct. of AR 52 & AR 53,
Arkansas. County/parish: Ashley.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
June 05, 2017.
Also known as:
- ASOJ 73
- Bethel Crossett Cemetery
- Bethel Cemetery (Ashley County, Arkansas)
- Bethel Cemetery is a historic cemetery at the end of Bethel Road in rural eastern Ashley County, Arkansas. It is about 1.5 acres (0.61 ha) in size, with about 170 marked burial sites, and an unknown number of unmarked sites. The oldest marked burial is dated 1855, and it continues to receive new burials. It contains funerary markers carved by makers from an unusually wide geographic area, extending from New Orleans to St. Louis.The cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)
Lawrence, M. A.
Rosebrough, R. L., Sons
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100001003