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  Stone No.1254/3

 

Inscription.

 1857

Erected

By

HUGH GALLOWAY

mariner

In memory of his father

HUGH GALLOWAY

shipmaster Dundee

who died at sea on the 18th Oct 1854

aged 50 years

also

as a filial relic for

GEORGE GALLOWAY

Cooper Dundee

who died on the 12th Oct 1833

aged 64 years

and

ISABELLA YOUNG his wife

who died on the 8th Jan 1852

aged 84 years

also their son

ALEXANDER GALLOWAY

Glover

who died on the 23rd May 1852

aged 40 years


Sacred
To the memory of
Charles Gray builder
Who died on ( the 8th of May 1854 )
aged ( 62 years )
and his daughter
Janet
Who died on the ( 17th Novr 1832 )
Aged 2 years ( and 6 months )


Above text in brackets, The Book of the Howff, ŠLibraries, Leisure and Culture Dundee, Local History Centre & is reproduced with kind permission.

 

Dundee 30th March 1857, permission granted by Hospital Master and factor / as authorised by Hospital Committee/ per minute of 23 Feby 1857 / to Hugh Galloway mariner, son of the late Hugh Galloway, mariner, to remove old stone and replace it by another.

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