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Lincoln Tomb

Springfield, Illinois
County of Sangamon.
Oak Ridge Cemetery
National Register Number: 66000330
Resource type: Structure.
Property type: Funerary - cemetery. The threat level was Watch in
2006.
Congressional District: IL-18 Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Cemetery; http://www.state.il.us/HPA/Sites/LincolnTomb.htm.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 19, 1960):
Dedicated in 1874, this is the final resting place of Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States, his wife, and three of their four sons.

Condition:
There are no threats at this time.

A new walkway from the parking lot was added to replace the old walkway. New flashing and roof membrane was replaced to halt the water leaks inside the Tomb.


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