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 Stone No.271

 

Inscription.

 Robert Pattillo, skinner, and his wife Margaret Spens, 1648.

 

Marshalled arms of Pattillo and Spens.

 

"The man is blest that careful is

The needy to concider;

For in the season perilous,

The Lord vill deliver.

The Lord will make him safe and sound,

And hapie in the land;

And he vill not deliver him

Into his enemies` hand."


Heir lys an godliy honest voman caled Margaret Spens, spous to Robert Pattillo, Skynner, Burges of Dundie, who departed the 15 of Jannuaer 1648, and of hir age 30 yeirs.

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