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Can a cemetery get full?

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Yes, they can and often do.

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What do they do after it gets ful.
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Start filling up a new one. Sometimes they even get moved. :/
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Quit burying people in them. We have a few old cemeteries in town that are full. They have historic tours through them for the public. They are pretty interesting. They are beautiful and maintained like parks. And used like parks.
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Yeah

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Yeah I'm sure they can

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Yeah i also heard that they are starting to stack coffins under the ground (in some places) so that three people can take up one space.

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Then who pays for the plot? Or does the cost get split 3ways?
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Yes they can

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Yes they do. The cemetery typically will have double vaulted plots (2 deep). When a family purchases this plot, they are purchasing it for two burials. If they purchase a double vault and decide to have cremations, they can fit several into this plot. When a cemetery is full they will purchase land adjacent to the cemetery and/or build a mausoleum on the grounds. A mausoleum can house hundreds to thousands of bodies and cremations.

There have been stories of cemeteries getting rid of old burials to resell the [plots. That is not ethical and is actually a criminal offense in most states. However, in Europe there are places that if your family does not continuously pay for the upkeep of a plot, they throw out the remains and resell it.

There is a city in northern California which is dedicated to cemeteries. It is called Colma and has more dead residence than living residence.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colma,_California

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Yes because they are all dying to get out!

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Yes and that's when they extend the cemetery.

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