28 November 2003

Old Hemlock Cemetery, Colebrook

Located: Near 190 Colebrook River Rd. From Winsted center, going north on North Main St./ Rt 8, it becomes Colebrook River Rd. Old Hemlock Cemetery is on the left just before Deer Hill Rd. Highly visible from the road.

Google Maps Visual: road-side view  satellite view

Type of site: Baptist cemetery, still in use

Condition: It is well landscaped with only a handful of broken or fallen stones.

History and Notable Features: Although I did not know at the time of my visit, according to the Colebrook Historical Society, the grandparents of Ansel Adams, the famous photographer, are buried here.

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