Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Beaty Family Plot, June 2010
Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Location 800 Third Ave., Conway, South Carolina
Coordinates

33°50′10″N 79°2′43″W / 33.83611°N 79.04528°W / 33.83611; -79.04528Coordinates: 33°50′10″N 79°2′43″W / 33.83611°N 79.04528°W / 33.83611; -79.04528

Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built c1737
Architectural style Victorian Gravestone Art
Governing body Private
MPS Conway MRA
NRHP Reference # 86002229[1]
Added to NRHP August 05, 1986

Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery is a historic cemetery located at Conway in Horry County, South Carolina.[2] It contains fine examples of Victorian-era funerary art, especially those in the Beaty family plot. Portions of the cemetery site were first the old Kingston “burying ground”, established about 1737, and burials continued until 1909.[3] It is co-located with the Kingston Presbyterian Church, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]

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References

External links

  • National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination Form: Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery, June 1986
  • Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery - Conway, South Carolina - U.S. National Register of Historic Places on Waymarking.com


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