Woodlawn Cemetery (Toledo, Ohio)

Woodlawn Cemetery is a rural cemetery[2] and arboretum located in Toledo, Ohio. It is one of several cemeteries in the United States to have that name, and one of a few to be on the National Register of Historic Places.[3]

Woodlawn Cemetery
Woodlawn Cemetery concrete bridge.jpg
Bridge over Silver Lake
Woodlawn Cemetery (Toledo, Ohio) is located in Ohio
Woodlawn Cemetery (Toledo, Ohio)
Woodlawn Cemetery (Toledo, Ohio) is located in the United States
Woodlawn Cemetery (Toledo, Ohio)
Location1502 W. Central Ave., Toledo, Ohio
Coordinates41°40′53″N 83°34′46″W / 41.68139°N 83.57944°W / 41.68139; -83.57944Coordinates: 41°40′53″N 83°34′46″W / 41.68139°N 83.57944°W / 41.68139; -83.57944
Built1876
ArchitectEurich, Frank; et al.
Architectural styleClassical Revival, Late Gothic Revival
NRHP reference No.98001396[1]
Added to NRHPNovember 19, 1998
Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio, 1920
Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio, 1920
Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio, 1908
Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio, 1908

Established in 1876, it sits on 160 acres (0.65 km2) of land, 47 acres (190,000 m2) are undeveloped, and consists of 65,000 interments.[4]

Notable intermentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ Linden, Blanche M.G. (2007). Silent City on a Hill: Picturesque Landscapes of Memory and Boston's Mount Auburn Cemetery. Amherst, Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts Press. p. 295. ISBN 978-1-55849-571-5. Retrieved 15 September 2019.
  3. ^ History
  4. ^ Woodlawn's website