O.M. Whipple Columbarium & Garden of Remembrance at The Lowell Cemetery
Project Description: O.M. Whipple Columbarium and Garden of Remembrance, The Lowell Cemetery
Owner: Proprietors of the Lowell Cemetery
Location: Lowell, Massachusetts
Project Team Walsh Engineering Associates, Inc. (Site Planning, Columbarium Design, Construction Management); Richardson Associates, Inc. (Landscape Architect) Eickhof Columbaria (niche provider)
Work Scope Walsh Engineering Associates, Inc. was responsible for the concept planning, design and construction administration of the O.M. Whipple Columbarium and Garden of Remembrance at the Lowell Cemetery. The Lowell Cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is one of the first Garden style cemeteries constructed in the United States. WEA meticulously designed the $2.5 million project with the first ever curved granite walls and curved niche covers that fit perfectly into the historic garden-style cemetery.