Mayfield, Kentucky: The Wooldridge Monuments Team Field Report

Maplewood Cemetery

611 N. 5th St., Mayfield, KY
Hwy 45 into town, past the stoplight. Up the hill with the covered bridge on top. At the base of the hill, take a left (one way street), come around to the base of a hill, and turn right into Maplewood Cemetery. Near Watson's grocery, corner of Lockridge and N. 6th St. The grave is in the southwest corner.
Gates open dawn-dusk. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Wooldridge grave monuments.

The Wooldridge Monuments
Oddball memorial was built by a local citizen who apparently wanted his entire family around to keep an eye on his grave. Report... [03/09/2014]

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The Wooldridge Monuments.

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Just stopped at the Wooldridge Monuments on May 17, 2020.

[Cindy, 05/18/2020]

The Wooldridge Monuments.

The Wooldridge Monuments

The Wooldridge Monuments site is well repaired since the storm.

[Melissa, 08/11/2016]

Damaged grave statues.

Wooldridge Monument - Still Damaged

Damage from the 2009 ice storm is still apparent at the monument. The gigantic tree that fell on top of the statues has since been removed, but the damage is still present.

[Mike Wood, 03/21/2010]

October 2010: The damage has been fixed, the heads reattached, the monument restored and officially rededicated.

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