Norway Center Cemetery

Cemetery, Maine

United States of America

Norway Center Cemetery

Credit: The Family Kirk

Norway Center Cemetery is a historic burial ground located in Norway, a town in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America. Established in the early 19th century, it serves as the final resting place for many local residents and is an important cultural landmark in the area.

Situated on a picturesque plot of land spanning approximately 5 acres, the cemetery is nestled amidst a serene and peaceful setting. It features a variety of grave markers, including traditional headstones made of granite, marble, and other materials, which showcase the changing styles of burial practices over the years. Some of the markers date back to the early 1800s, offering a glimpse into the town's rich history.

The cemetery is well-maintained, with neatly trimmed lawns and well-defined pathways that allow visitors to navigate the grounds easily. It is surrounded by a rustic iron fence, adding to its charm and providing a sense of enclosure.

Notable individuals are interred in Norway Center Cemetery, including veterans from various conflicts, community leaders, and prominent local figures. The cemetery also holds a special section dedicated to the memory of infants and children, reflecting the community's compassionate approach to honoring young lives lost too soon.

Norway Center Cemetery is accessible to the public throughout the year. Visitors can explore the grounds, pay respects to loved ones, or simply enjoy the tranquil ambiance. As a significant historical and cultural landmark, it serves as a vital link to the past for the community of Norway and a place of reflection and remembrance for generations to come.

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Norway Center Cemetery is a cemetery in Maine, United States of America. It has an elevation of 223 meters above sea level. Information correct as at Tuesday 23rd May 2017.

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