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Private Cemetery in Rural Maryland

A country road forms an S-curve around this private cemetery on the edge of the Pocomoke State Forest. The Eastern Shore of Virginia and Maryland has many such graveyards with graves dating back to the earliest American settlers.

TAGS: Cemetery, Graveyard, Maryland

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Wallops Island, Virginia, United States of America
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© Christopher Shreves.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON
Camera Model: COOLPIX P610
Focal Length: 5.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f3.6
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Pocomoke City, Maryland, United States of America