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 Stone No.997

 

 

Inscription.

 1842

Erected by

FREDERICK FORBES

shipmaster Dundee

In memory of his father

PETER FORBES

Teacher of navigation

who died 23rd August 1823.

and his mother

MARGARET DOIG

who died 19th Jan 1815

also his mother and sister

JAMES & ANN

who died in infancy


Original Inscription.

1810. Erected by Peter Forbes, Mariner, Navigator and Margaret Doig, his spouse in memory of two of their children, viz, Ann aged 2 years and 3 months, James aged 13 months.

Source: The Book of the Howff, ŠLibraries, Leisure and Culture Dundee, Local History Centre & is reproduced with kind permission.

 

20th August 1842. Revisal dues paid by Frederick Forbes, shipmaster in terms of minutes of Hospital Committee of 29th July 1842

Source:RT