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The cemetery office is located at 1375 Gorham Street, which is at the Edson Cemetery.
This cemetery was purchased from Joel Spaulding on November 5, 1810 for $23 by the inhabitants of Chelmsford as that section of Lowell was within the boundaries of Chelmsford at the time of purchase. It was officially designated as Cemetery No. 1 at the time. It is located between Branch and Middlesex Streets.
This cemetery is referred to as GR3 School Street Cemetery in the "Vital Records of Lowell Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849" and GR6 Cemetery No. One, Lowell in the "Vital Records of Chelmsford Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849".
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as LOW.803 School Street Cemetery.