to the memory of
JOHN COOPER Gardener
Late of Dalfield and
his spouse: by their son
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, ©Libraries, Leisure and Culture Dundee, Local History Centre & is reproduced with kind permission.
Now low we lie
cut down when young
nor can the readers
days be long