Belton, Missouri: Carry Nation's Grave

The anti-saloon hatchet-whacker died in Kansas; her body was hauled here and buried in an unmarked grave. The Woman's Christian Temperance Union later paid for a tombstone and had it placed in an easily-seen spot.

Belton Cemetery

Belton, MO
Belton Cemetery. Enter the cemetery from the north side of W. Cambridge Rd, the entrance just west of S. Scott Ave. Carry's grave is only a couple hundred feet in, on the right; her tombstone is bigger than those around it.
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Carry Nation grave.

Carry Nation's Grave

Turn on First street into the cemetery -- we we're driving in circles and the lawn care guy stopped and goes "You looking for Carry Nation's grave?" I was like, "That obvious?" Good guy and we found it easily after that.

[Nina, 10/19/2020]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Carry Nation Museum, HearseCarry Nation Museum, Hearse, Belton, MO - < 1 mi.
Muffler ManMuffler Man, Cleveland, MO - 7 mi.
Steakhouse SteerSteakhouse Steer, Martin City, MO - 6 mi.
In the region:
Missasoit, Great Sachem of the Wampanoags, Kansas City, MO - 17 mi.

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