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4/13/2016 6:47:40 AM  by   admin
Gravestone Preservation Workshop - East Quogue Methodist Cemetery - June 18, 2016

GRAVESTONE PRESERVATION WORKSHOP

East Quogue Methodist Cemetery

584 Montauk Highway

East Quogue, New York

 

SATURDAY, June 18, 2015

9:00 – 4:00 pm

 

Stone conservator Joel C. Snodgrass will lead this workshop for residents concerneed with the preservation of Southampton Town’s historic burying grounds.

Presented under the auspices of Sundy A. Schermeyer, Southampton Town Clerk, the Historic Division offers this hands-on training opportunity to demonstrate “best practices” in treeating historic gravestones - from gentle cleaning methods to reettaching fragments and resetting tilted stones in danger of failing

 

ü The workshops are open to the public and free of charge

ü No tools are required, but comfortable clothing is recommended

ü Space is limited and reservations are required.

 

For information, call #631-702-2406 or email zstudenroth@southamptontownny.gov.

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