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Jeffer's Lane Cemetery

Island of Chappaquiddick, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
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Why anyone would go here is beyond me ...

If you have family buried here that's one thing, but if you don't there is a nice view of Cape... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
HvPssptWilTrvl
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Newton, Massachusetts
Peace at the Last

A perfect setting overlooking the water... A wealth of local lore and and an abundance of love are... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
Dianne S
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Chilmark, Massachusetts
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This cemetery is notable for the grave of Wiliam Martin, an African-American whaling captain whose gravemarker faces away from all the others.
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5 days ago
“Why anyone would go here is beyond me ...”
30 Jul 2015
“Peace at the Last”
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Island of Chappaquiddick, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you have family buried here that's one thing, but if you don't there is a nice view of Cape Pogue Pond and little else. Having done this, why anyone else would travel far off the beaten path to see a few weathered tombstones is...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2015

A perfect setting overlooking the water... A wealth of local lore and and an abundance of love are to be found here.

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 25 May 2015

What an amazingly special place!! What ever your beliefs are I can't imagine a more beautiful final resting spot. There is a true sense of peace there.

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We took a ferry from Martha's Vineyard to Chappaquiddick Island which only took about 3-4 minutes. We drove to Dyke's Bridge and walked to the Cape Pague Light house from there because my car (Pruis) can't handle very sandy road after the Dyke's Bridge. It...More

2  Thank satyndall
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