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 Stone No.297

 

Inscription.

 1831

dedicated

to the memory of

JOHN COOPER Gardener

Late of Dalfield and

MARY CRAWFORD

his spouse: by their son

JAMES COOPER

??????


Surgeon in Dundee, and Mary Steele his wife, whose children are also interred here, viz.

John died 1825 aged 10 months.

J Lizars died 1831 aged 1 years.

Now low we lie, cut down while young,

Nor can the readers days be long.

 

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


 

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Now low we lie

cut down when young

nor can the readers

days be long