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King's Chapel Burying Ground Plaque

Artist:

Unknown

Location:

Tremont St., between City Hall and Boston Common  

Location

Tremont St., between City Hall and Boston Common
United States
42° 21' 30.0312" N, 71° 3' 36.144" W

Neighborhood:

Back Bay

Type:

Tablet

Year:

1901

Medium:

Bronze

Collection:

Funders:

Unknown

Description:

The Kings Chapel Burying Ground was opened in 1630. A bronze plaque commemorates the famous people who rest there, among them the early governors and judges of Massachusetts, and the architect, Charles Bulfinch. The plaque was placed by the City of Boston in 1901.

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