Headstone Detail

You'll find the headstone's map location, Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society's survery reference, photographs, the inscription and details of the headstone condition detailed below.

Map Reference: 163 View Map

Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society Survey Reference: 174

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In memory of Thomas HOLMES of this place who died 3rd Decr. 1868 aged 75 years Also Margaret WALLACE his wife who died 18th Decr. 1859 aged 67 years Erected as a tribute of filial affection by their sons Robert and Thomas HOLMES


Yellow sandstone.
170 x 84 x 14
Good. Minor flaking. Slight tilt to east.
Free standing headstone with expanded round top and shoulders above central plain cartouche with flanking rosettes. Inscription on east within a raised panel beneath an acanthus strip.