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Columbia Cemetery

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30 E Broadway, Columbia, CA
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Old and new mix

We stopped by to check out the old gravesites as the cemetery is right next door to the old school... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2017
ouilv2travel
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Chicago, IL
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Great piece of history

Well kept cemetery- clean & mowed many headstones from the 1800s many large headstones & many... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2016
Les7h
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Odessa, Texas
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May 30, 2017
“Old and new mix”
Feb 15, 2016
“Great piece of history ”
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30 E Broadway, Columbia, CA
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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by to check out the old gravesites as the cemetery is right next door to the old school house. They were headstones that were completely illegible from the 1800s no doubt and some from 1855, 1856 etc. but the most recent being from...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Well kept cemetery- clean & mowed many headstones from the 1800s many large headstones & many family plots with stone or iron fences Les7h

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Reviewed December 8, 2015

We walk here every day, the upslope walk from the little historic town is peaceful and delightful. There are many markers from the 1800's.

1  Thank Marliroo
Reviewed July 19, 2015

The cementary is up a hill near the school. It was larger than I expected. Many historical residents are interred. Many died young. Gold Rush life was tough and harsh.

1  Thank donna h
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

If you enjoy old cemeteries then this one is definitely worth a stop if you are already in Columbia. The usual interesting grave markers and the occasional person who lived to be 80+ which must have been a really long life back in the day....More

1  Thank Lynn A
Reviewed June 8, 2015

I could have spent a couple of hours there! Fascinating! It is just above the school house and makes a nice extra walking tour beyond downtown Columbia. Not to miss -

2  Thank viann2015n
Reviewed April 14, 2015

The Cemetery had many grave sites that were surrounded by a wrought iron fence. I found that interesting and it played well in taking pictures of some of the sites.

1  Thank tealth
Reviewed March 29, 2015

Check this cemetery out! It's right next to the old school house. You'll get more out of the cemetery if you start in the museum and take in the history of the town before going up to the cemetery.

1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed March 10, 2015

Perched on top a little hill, with great views. Rich in history, well kept grounds. Often you'll get to see Deer walk about. It is well worth your time.

1  Thank SwissGuy41
Reviewed December 18, 2014

I just love this old cemetery. I am not sure of the spelling! Fun to visit old town Columbia and then walk up to the school house and this cemetery. You can even google some of the deceased and read about their history. Drive to...More

1  Thank Dena P
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