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Cemetery on Site of William Dick Elementary School, Philly

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Cemetery on Site of William Dick Elementary School, Philly

About 85,000 people were buried here when this was the Odd Fellows Cemetery. They were moved in the 1950s. Now, a work crew found six pine coffins with bodies beneath the playground asphalt behind the school. Authorities are investigating. See, Philadelphia Inquirer, 12/6/13, at p. B1.

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Location: William Dick Elementary School , 2498 W. Diamond St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19121, United States
Listing Category: Cemeteries, Graves, Burial Grounds, Schools, Universities, Solemn Cyber Plaques
Created Date: 06-24-2018

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