Headstone Detail

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Map Reference: 167 View Map

Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society Survey Reference: 170

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Here Lies the Corpse of John McNISH Late Tenant in Auchenkibbart who died the 7th February 1772 aged 84 years Also the Copse [sic] of Helen DRYNAN Spouse to the said John McNISH who died the 2nd of February 1772 aged [71] years Erected by John McNISH their Son [reverse side] This burying ground contains 1 grave in breadth and 2 in length. East - - - - - - and North from this stone.


Grey sandstone.
76 x 67 x 15
Fair. Very worn.
Free standing headstone with round top and shoulders. Inscription on east face.