Preservation of over 500 unmarked graves at Sandy Ground Cemetery


Photo courtesy of Sandy Ground Historical Society

Photo courtesy of Sandy Ground Historical Society

"I feel so proud and happy," said Moody of the unmarked grave discovery at a press conference to announce the findings of the "Cultural Landscape Report."

"The 365-page "Cultural Landscape Report"-- prepared by Jablonski Building Conservation with RAFT Landscape Architecture, and Horsley Archaeological Prospection-- combines historical research with recommendations for sensitive maintenance and restoration in the future such as appropriate landscaping and fencing."

Source: Staten Island Live