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Calvary Cemetery, San Diego, CA

(now a part of Calvary Pioneer Memorial Park, aka Pioneer Park;
aka Catholic Cemetery, aka Mission Hills Cemetery, aka Old Catholic Cemetery)
1501 Washington Place, San Diego, CA 92103

"Dedicated to the Memory of Those Interred Within This Park"


Resolution No. 193940
Adopted 11 June 1968

The City of San Diego
Office of the City Clerk, San Diego, California
Transcript by Marna L. Clemons, 6 May 2004

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     WHEREAS, Calvary Cemetery is a nonendowment care cemetery located in the City of San Diego, County of San Diego, State of California, more particularly described as follows:

  Those two tracts in North Florence Heights in the City of San Diego, County of San Diego, State of California, according to map thereof no. 634, filed June 9, 1890, in the office of the San Diego County Recorder, which are designated on said map as Protestant Cemetery and Catholic Cemetery.


     WHEREAS, no human dead bodies have been interred in said cemetery for a period of at least five years immediately preceding the effective date of this resolution; and

     WHEREAS, said cemetery threatens and endangers the health, safety, comfort and welfare of the public; and

     WHEREAS, all of the copings, improvements and embellishments located in said cemetery are a threat and danger to the health, safety, comfort and welfare of the public; NOW, THEREFORE,

     BE IT RESOLVED, by the Council of The City of San Diego, as follows:

     That said cemetery is hereby abandoned as a place of future interment.

     BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the City Manager of The City of San Diego is directed to cause the removal, after the expiration of sixty (60) days after the first publication of notice of the declaration of the intended abandonment of said cemetery, all copings, improvements and embellishments which are located at said cemetery.

  By James P. McGowan, Jr., Deputy

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Calvary Cemetery, San Diego, CA

Marna L. Clemons
(858) 486-6099

Created April 2004
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