Holy Cross Cemetary

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An old hanging tree is said to lie behind the first group of trees in back of this cemetery. Orbs and shadowy figures are reported to appear here; the area is said to be an old Native American burial ground.

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Holy Cross Cemetary
Anamosa, Iowa
United States

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42.1149282, -91.2958754
Jones County, Iowa
Nearest Towns:
Anamosa, IA (0.7 mi.)
Stone City, IA (2.7 mi.)
Martelle, IA (7.2 mi.)
Morley, IA (7.9 mi.)
Springville, IA (8.4 mi.)
Monticello, IA (10.2 mi.)
Center Junction, IA (10.7 mi.)
Prairieburg, IA (10.7 mi.)
Olin, IA (11.3 mi.)
Central City, IA (13.2 mi.)


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