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A Run Thru History

October 15, 2016

A Run Thru History – Celebrating People’s Lives in the Newburyport Community.

Join us for a 1.5 mile jog or walk through beautiful Oak Hill Cemetery and pass by over 40 grave sites including sea captains, authors, abolitionists and Civil War soldiers and learn about their contributions to the community.

All proceeds go to Oak Hill restoration projects.  Joppa Flats Running Club will time the race.

When: Saturday, October 15, 2016

Location: Oak Hill Brown Chapel, main entrance – State and Brown Streets

Registration begins at 8 am.

Pre-Register: $20 plus first 125 registrants receive a T-shirt. Go to:


Register Day of: $25.00 (no T-shirt)

Parking available on State, Greenleaf, Pond, and High Streets and Bartlet Mall

Established in 1842, Oak Hill Cemetery is a 501 c nonprofit private cemetery managed by a board of trustees.



October 15, 2016


Oak Hill Cemetery
Brown and State Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
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