Allen Cemetery on Flat Rock Road
at Joe High Ridge Rockcastle County Kentucky
Allen Cemetery Flat Rock
Cemetery General Information
- Allen Cemetery Flat Rock LOCATION: MUST HAVE A HIGH-OFF-THE-GROUND 4-WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLE. Start in Mt. Vernon, KY at the intersection of Route #150 and Route #25, go southward on #25 5.0 miles to dirt road on left. Turn left onto the remains of Flat Rock Road, go about .9 mile and park. The woven-wire fenced cemetery is next to the road on the right. The fenced are is about 40′ x 40′. However, the Real Estate Exemption List states the size of the cemetery to be 100′ x 150′. This area is called the Joe High Ridge for Joe High Reams.
- GPS Location:
- Number Of Field Stone Markers: 8 – 10 inside fenced area. Other field stones are scattered outside the area. The cemetery was once much larger and it is believed that 50-75 people may be buried in this area. (Information provided by Linda Mason Foster and Emmett Foster.) Individual listed below is known to have been buried here.
- Allen Virgil 29 Feb 1916 – Apr/May 1975 (died in Richmond,Wayne Co. IN)