Incorporated 1831Enclosed within this block is the oldest public non-sectarian cemetery in the city. Descendants of the 19th century owners may still be buried here. The 156 solid marble vaults were built completely underground as a health precaution. Though no markers are on the ground, names of the original owners from each family are on marble tablets in the surrounding walls. The cemetery is a New York City Landmark and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 12:52am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 585285 N 4508842|
|Decimal Degrees||40.72610000, -73.99010000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 43.566', W 73° 59.406'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 43' 33.96" N, 73° 59' 24.36" W|
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|Area Code(s)||212, 646, 917, 347, 718|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 57 2nd Ave, New York NY 10003, US|
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