Mount Moriah Cemetery & the Friends of Mount Moriah

Episode 115 Incorporated in 1855, Mount Moriah Cemetery sat high up on a hill next to Cobbs Creek at the edge of Southwest Philadelphia. Like Laurel Hill Cemetery in the 1830s, the location of Mount Moriah was chosen for it’s distance from the busy city, the pastoral setting and beautiful views. Originally 54 acres, the … Continue reading Mount Moriah Cemetery & the Friends of Mount Moriah