Alanthus Cemetery



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Driving Directions

Alanthus Cemetery

By Clem and Jamie


 How to get to Alanthus Cemetery from Morning Star Cemetery:


  1. Go back five miles east on County Road K
  2. Turn right on Castle Rock Road and drive south for four miles.
  3. Then turn right on County Road G and go west for four miles.
  4. Turn left on County Road 64 and go south two miles.
  5. Turn left on County Road E and drive east two miles.
  6. Look to your left and you will see some cedar trees to the north.
  7. Turn left onto a path there and drive through a plowed field north .6 of a mile and you are now at Alanthus Cemetery.
  8. Back track to Castle Rock Road and go north to Quinter on Castle Rock Road.

      This tour is completed.

You will see a sign pointing to Castle Rock, the national historic landmark site, on your right as you return to Quinter.  It is well worth your time to take the road and visit a truly wonderful natural site.  (On the main page is a link to this site.)


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Trivia Questions

How many people are listed on Alice Rosabelle’s tombstone in the Alanthus Cemetery?








                                                   There are 8 people listed there.