The Essex Cemetery Department is requesting that family members and friends who have placed artificial flowers, wreaths, baskets, etc. on graves in the Spring Street Cemetery remove them or have them removed by April 17, 2017. Any remaining after this date will be collected by the department and held for a short time and then disposed of. Thank you for your assistance in this matter.
Old Graveyward Location
The Old Graveyard is located at 28 Main Street behind the Essex Shipbuilding Museum and dates back to 1680. The present cemetery is located off Spring Street and dates back to 1852.
|Mandy Davis||Administrative Clerk|