Anno Domini 1834 this tomb
with the one southward (85)
were repaired by JAMES
the only surviving son of
the late JAMES STRACHAN Esq
kinsman and heir to the late
Mrs HELEN FORRESTER
(Tomb is badly eroded)
1810 Right Rev John Strachan, Bishop of Brechin.
Claimant: Heirs of Forrester
1852 Oct 7, revisal dues paid by James Strachan Esq for permission to him to repair Nos 80 & 81, but without prejudice to the claims of any other persons who may have right to said stone.
Source:Register of Tombs and Monuments in Dundee Burial Ground, 1832
Collection of Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions Chiefly in Scotland 1834 (R Montieth)
Here is interred George Forrester, Dean of gild of
Sarcophagus of George Forrester, Dean of Guild of "Downdie," 1675. Revised by Right Rev. John Strachan, Bishop of Brechin, who died in 1810, and is interred here.