Bartlett Slave Cemetery Site (A-A)

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Bartlett Slave Cemetery Site (A-A)

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Alongside Scenic Hwy (SR 94) south of Fries. From the Fries Dam go south on Scenic Hwy 0.05 mile. A small grove of trees is growing in this cemetery site. The property was owned by the Bartlett family, who owned slaves. There were 36 field stones here, with dirt pushed over them. This cemetery likely contains the burials from as recent as the 1920s. No visible signs of cemetery could be seen.GPS: N36.713951 W80.989976


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