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Type of Appeal: Rejected new submission does not meet the criteria
Portal Title: Crane Cemetery
Location: 41.404999, -73.717209
Details: This is an official historical marker created by the Putnam Historical Society. Captain John Crane and a few other revolutionary war soldiers were buried here.
This website further details the historical significance: http://putnamgraveyards.com/carmel/crane/index.html
It falls under the following Portal criteria category.
A LOCATION WITH A COOL STORY, A PLACE IN HISTORY OR EDUCATIONAL VALUE
Interesting story behind the location/object (Graveyard set on farmland which belonged to Captain John Crane and Crane house still stands up the road from here)
Historical significance (apart from just being old) - Buried local soldiers from Revolutionary War)
Historical sites and markers (marker set by Putnam County Historical Society)
Several other similar portals for revolutionary war soldiers' grave sites marked by the Putnam Historical Society were also rejected.