• Monuments may be erected subject to the approval of the Superintendent of Cemeteries.
  • Signed orders with design and specifications must be submitted to the Superintendent of Cemeteries. No objectionable designs will be permitted.
  • Lot numbers must be on the base of the monument.
  • The Cemetery will not be responsible for monuments.
  • Temporary memorials or markers and urns will not be permitted.
  • All monuments shall be set on foundations of sufficient size and depth for the superstructure.
  • Employees of the Cemetery must do all building of foundations.
  • All work of placing, setting and handling of monuments will be under the supervision of the Superintendent of Cemeteries and his Forepersons.
  • Orders for foundations will not be accepted from November 20th until the frost is out of the ground in the spring.
  • Orders for Memorial Day will not be accepted after May 20th.

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Cambridge Cemetery
76 Coolidge Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138