Headstone Detail

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Map Reference: 155 View Map

Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society Survey Reference: 156

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[stone in form of a book] Sacred to the memory of Daniel PERRY Mariner who departed this life 25th January 183- aged 87 years Elizabeth [SHANNAN] the wife of Daniel PERRY who departed this life 16th January 1826 aged 76 years [reverse side] Erected by Andrew PERRY A D 1839


Brown sandstone.
133 x 91 x 11
Poor. Very worn with flake damage, blistering and surface loss on both faces.
Free standing headstone with round top and shoulders and moulded pilasters. Inscription on east within two panels suggesting an open book.