OLD BURYING GROUND AND HEARSE HOUSE
SOLDIERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Old Burying Ground
Among the grave markers are many famous soldiers of the American Revolution who fought from 1765 - 1783.
GRAVEYARD HISTORY TOUR
Annual Fall Event hosted by the Essex Historical Society and Shipbuilding Museum
Take a trip through the ancient cemetary and meet some very interesting and important figures in Essex and American history! From grave robberies to Revolutionary War heros, the Graveyard History Tour of the Old Burying Ground in Essex is presented by with authentically costumed interpreters. Ghoulish goodies will be served. It is an experience not to be missed.
Photo: Len Burgess