2020-08-26 - Haiti Cemetery

~3.9 mi @ ~17 min/mi

http://zhurnaly.com/images/walk/Haiti-Cemetery_sign_2020-08-26.jpg"Haiti Cemetery - Founded by Freed Slaves and Their Descendants" says the sign in the tiny graveyard hidden between dead-end Bickford Ave and the ball fields.
Tombstones bear dates mainly in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Who knew what a narrow cut-through between bushes would lead to?http://zhurnaly.com/images/walk/Haiti-Cemetery_graves_2020-08-26.jpg
http://zhurnaly.com/images/walk/Haiti-Cemetery_Lizzie2020-08-26.jpgRoadkill rambles 'round Rockville on the way to pick up Chinese carry-out dumplings. Impenetrable fences between College Parkway and Montgomery College make for bonus mileage. Another dead-end street leads to woodsy paths in Welsh Park.

(trackfile) - ^z - 2020-09-09