Stony Hill Cemetery

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Stony Hill Cemetery
Stony Hill Cemetery is located in New York
Stony Hill Cemetery
Location Buckout Rd., Harrison, New York
Coordinates 41°3′18″N 73°44′59″W / 41.05500°N 73.74972°W / 41.05500; -73.74972Coordinates: 41°3′18″N 73°44′59″W / 41.05500°N 73.74972°W / 41.05500; -73.74972
Area 6.5 acres (2.6 ha)
Built 1800
Governing body Private
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Added to NRHP June 25, 1999

Stony Hill Cemetery, also known as the Cemetery of the Asbury Colored Peoples Church, is a historic cemetery located at Harrison, Westchester County, New York. It is an example of a rural, 19th century African American burial ground. The cemetery contains approximately 200 grave sites. It includes seven professionally carved stones, including four government issued markers. Also on the property is the site of a former church demolished before 1930.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1]

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