San Diego, California: Sidewalk Graves

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El Campo Santo Cemetery

Address:
2410 San Diego Ave., San Diego, CA
Directions:
El Campo Santo Cemetery. Touristy area, between San Diego Ave. and Linwood St.
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Sidewalk graves.

Sidewalk Graves

19th century cemetery in San Diego's Old Town section has charming wooden monuments. Outside the entrance, small markers in the sidewalk show where progress paved over some graves.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [08/16/2014]

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Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).

El Campo Santo Cemetery

If you're in San Diego between Halloween and November 2, Old Town goes all-out for Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). That includes traditional decorations at El Campo Santo Cemetery.

[C.C. de Vere, 07/21/2016]

Sidewalk grave site marker.

El Campo Santo Cemetery

Old San Diego cemetery where bodies have been relocated. Reported that 18 graves are buried underneath the street and sidewalk that was paved over the top of them.

[Amy, 08/16/2014]

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