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Elevations and section of the graves of William Thompson and Sarah Wallace, Old Burying Ground, Beaufort, North Carolina

Old Beaufort Burying Ground (Beaufort, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Elevations and section of the graves of William Thompson and Sarah Wallace, Old Burying Ground, Beaufort, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Cemeteries
Graves
Elevations (Building divisions)
Sections (Orthographic projections)
Original Format:
Measured drawings; scale: 1 in. = 1 ft.; 483mm x 610mm
Item identifier:
bh026110709
Delineator:
Created Date:
Description:
10 of 12 | Drawing Note: The drawing transcribes the grave inscriptions, which lists Thompson's death year as 1802 and Wallace's as 1882.
Genre:
Architectural drawings
Location:
Beaufort (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Historic Architecture Research. Project Records (UA110.041) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
For questions regarding copyright or permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Built:
Community:
Beaufort
State:
North Carolina
Historical note:
The burying ground is one of the state's oldest cemeteries, and features mostly stone markers, including table-stones, obelisks, and military markers.
Architectural note:
The cemetery also contains iron fencework of note.
Location:
Beaufort (N.C.)
Subjects:
Cemeteries
Ironwork
Fences
Historic sites
Obelisks

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