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: 85 View Map

Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society Survey Reference: 75

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Erected by John LAIDLAW & Family in memory of Jane JOHNSTON an affectionate wife and beloved mother who died in Portree 15th November 1864 aged 72 years Also William LAIDLAW, lightkeeper, Lismore, son of the above John LAIDLAW who died 15th January 1868 aged 50 years. Also John LAIDLAW the above who died 18th January 1888 aged 96 years.


Yellow sandstone.
145 x 95 x 15
Fair. Both faces worn but stable.
Free standing with round top and shoulders above central cartouche with flanking rosettes. Moulded pilasters. Inscription on east face.