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Gardner State Hospital is a former Department of Mental Health (DMH) facility that is now called North Central Correctional Institute and is operated by the Department of Corrections (DOC). There exists a list of 132 former DMH clients buried here, and there could be an additional 600 unidentified former DMH clients buried here. The cemetery is roughly 3 acres in size. Since being used by DOC, 4 former inmates have also been buried here.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission does not refer to this cemetery in MACRIS.