Eliot Burying Ground

Eustis and Washington Sts.
Boston, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Eliot Burying Ground is located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Tuesday June 25, 1974. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Government, Funerary, more specifically a Cemetery, Fire Station. Eliot Burying Ground was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Art, Social History.

Eliot Burying Ground Information

Other Name: Eustis Street Burying Ground;First Burying Ground in Roxbury
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1630, 1856, 1859
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Eliot Burying Ground Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 8
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Boston Historic Locations Suffolk County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations