Holding Tomb - Brimfield MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 07.156 W 072° 12.055
18T E 731389 N 4666810
Quick Description: The Holding Tomb dates ca. 1836 and is a barrel-vaulted building of stucco-covered fieldstone and copper clad roof.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2020 3:27:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM12YER
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member rjmcdonough1
Views: 2

Long Description:
Known as the "Holding Tomb" it is a contributing object for the Brimfield Center Historic District as listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. It was built around 1836 and constructed of field stones surfaced by stucco. It has a barrel roof made of copper. The door is centered on the end facing the street. It is located right inside the first entrance to the Brimfield Cemetery. This tomb is documented in the Brimfield Center Historic District nomination form (visit link)
Year: 1836

Address:
Wales Rd Brimfield MA


Link to Church or Cemetery: [Web Link]

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