Somerset County, PA
The Cemeteries of Somerset County
Blough Cemetery 1
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BLOUGH CEMETERY 1
LOCATION/ADDRESS: Cambria/Somerset Water Authority
DIRECTIONS: Take Quemahoning St out of Stoystown; it becomes
Plank Rd. Take Plank Rd to Slagle Hill Rd, turn left on Slagle Hill
Rd, go 0.7 mi, turn right onto Birdman Rd, a dirt road, and go 1.4
mi. Park. Cemetery to left of ravine approximately 1 1/4 mile.
Approximately 25-30 graves.
INFO SOURCE: Somerset Planning Commission
WPA - AKA: Gardner Farm, then owned by Christian Blough
LATITUDE: 40 09 19N
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Site is extremely hard to find but Ray Miller knows the way. Cemetery is at head of ravine. Old fence with many marked tombstones. Christian Blough is buried here.
Blough Cemetery gravestone
Blough Cemetery gravestones
Gravestone of Christian Blough
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