19 Mary, Rachel and Richard Beddoes

Date recorded:10/10/09

Memory of
Mary Ann, Daughter
who departed (this)
Life, March 18TH 1846
Aged 9 months
The damsel is not dead (but) sleepeth. Mark 5. Chapt.3
One gentle sigh her fetters (fell)
We (scarce) knew she was

Memory of
Rachel Ann Beddoes, of
(cleo??)bury in this Parish
(who died) Oct.3rd 1844
Aged 27 years
Richard? Beddoes
Who died
June ? aged 24 years

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Earliest date (of death): 1844

Type of monument: Headstone, with round top and sinuous/shaped shoulders

Dimensions (in millimetres):
    monument/headstone: height: 1210 breadth: 895 thickness: 95

Orientation of monument/headstone: West facing

Material: Sandstone

Condition: Sound, in place. Surface flaked off in places

Number of surfaces bearing: a) decoration: 1 b) inscription: 1

Type of decoration: Symbolic

Decorative motif/s: Leaves, urn

Technique/s used for decoration: Low relief

Condition of decoration: Partly broken off

Technique/s used for inscription: Incised

Condition of inscription: Clear but worn, some illegible and vanished in places

Name of mason: None

Notes: March 18th 1846 according to register. Richard? Beddoes buried 24th June


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