Mountain Cemetery Snow

Historic Hillsboro Cemetry at the foot of Short Hill Mountain under a wintry blanket of snow and ice.

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12/9/2013. Day after 5″ of snow followed by 1/2″ of ice (freezing rain) on top. This is the historic cemetery in Hillsboro, Virginia in western Loudoun in the Blue Ridge Mountains of northern Virginia. The town of Hillsboro was formally founded in 1802, though homes, farms, and mills had been there much longer. This cemetery has likely been here almost as long.

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