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Address: Island of Chappaquiddick, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539
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This cemetery is notable for the grave of Wiliam Martin, an...

This cemetery is notable for the grave of Wiliam Martin, an African-American whaling captain whose gravemarker faces away from all the others.

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Peace at the Last

A perfect setting overlooking the water... A wealth of local lore and and an abundance of love are to be found here.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 July 2015
Dianne S
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Chilmark, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

A perfect setting overlooking the water... A wealth of local lore and and an abundance of love are to be found here.

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West Yarmouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

What an amazingly special place!! What ever your beliefs are I can't imagine a more beautiful final resting spot. There is a true sense of peace there.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2013

We took a ferry from Martha's Vineyard to Chappaquiddick Island which only took about 3-4 minutes. We drove to Dyke's Bridge and walked to the Cape Pague Light house from there because my car (Pruis) can't handle very sandy road after the Dyke's Bridge. It would have been better to use a jeep or a veicle that can easily drive... More 

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