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WORD CEMETERY, (Dist 22, Amos Gamble Road) BEDFORD COUNTY TENNESSEE

Word Cemetery is shown at GPS 35.39841 North by 86.44666 West.

To find Word Cemetery go south on Hwy 231 out of Shelbyville 4.7 miles from the Parkway bypass to New Center Church Road and turn left. Go 2.5 five miles and turn south (right)  onto Amos Gamble Road and follow that for 1/2 mile and look west (right) into an open field. The cemetery is down the edge of the (western bound) hedge row on the north side of that field. When the hedge row ends turn left and follow the hedge row in a southerly direction. The cemetery as you see in the below maps juts out into the field and it being under the trees.

This Topographical Map shows the clump of trees where the cemetery can be found marked by a red check on the (western) edge of the big field.

This Aerial view shows the trees marked with a red check under which you will find this old cemetery.
Mapping from Topozone modified to improve accuracy, MS Streets & trips 2004, & Aerial views from MS Bing mapping. Modified and added here 22 Jan 2012 by C. Wayne Austin.