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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
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.

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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