From the Hancock County Courthouse, go 7.7 miles on Hwy 22 east to Springfield Church Rd. Turn left onto Springfield Church Rd. Go 4.4 miles to Down Rd (unmarked dirt road. This is the first road on the left after Springfield Church). Go down Down Rd for 0.4 mile. The cemetery is on the left about 50 yards back in the woods.
GPS coordinates: 33 25' 06.6" N 82 57' 39.6" W
or in degrees only form: 33.4185° N X 82.961° WSee location on a Google map in a new window
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Cemetery Status: Inactive
Predominant race: White
A 5 foot stone wall surrounds the cemetery.
Indexer or Contributor: Jack & LaRue Johnson and Gertrude Spencer
Apr 30, 1776 - Apr 4, 1855
"Sacred to the memory of Bennet Hilsman, son of James Hilsman Sr." b. Wake Co., N.C. Click for more info.