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Patrick R. Cleburne Confederate Cemetery

Johnson and McDonough Streets, Jonesboro, GA
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Jonesboro
Type: Cemeteries
Description: Row upon row of mostly unmarked graves of Confederate soldiers who died in a local hospital.
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Trumbull, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Had no idea the cemetery was there but toured it and got the history behind it. The kids were very interested it in. A great history lesson.

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Jonesboro, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Unless you are a Civil War buff you may be disappointed. Named after the Irishman who came to the States after the Potato Famine, Cleburne defended the City of Jonesboro immediately before the fall of Atlanta. Of interest is the fact that its location is such that the Union Hospital established at the Warren House overlooked the burial site of... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

This was a stop on a tour from the Road to Tara museum. It was interesting to see how it was laid out in the form of a conferederate flag.

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Atlanta, Georgia
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Located in the historical district of old Jonesboro, the cemetery holds the remains of hundreds of unknown soldiers who died during the Battle of Jonesboro. It is a very humbling place to visit.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

Well maintained, interesting information was provided on our Belles and Whistles tour about how the names of these confederate soldiers are located.

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Morrow, Georgia
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

I drive past this graveyard often as it is near my jobsite and went again today to make sure we were on the same page. While the confederate graveyard is a local landmark: ie " The railroad tracks are closed over by The Confederate Graveyard" I have never thought of it as an attraction. I have taken my children there,... More

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