Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Moray
Town
Glenlivet, Ballindalloch
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76762

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Current location

Downan Cemetery
Glenlivet
Ballindalloch
Moray
Grampian
AB37 9ED
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 19227 29719
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Grave memorial in two parts, consisting of a rough hewn unpolished base plinth of grey granite, on top of which sits the main headstone of grey granite. The face of this stone is polished with black lettering affixed to it. The top form a triangular peak with an unknown design etched into the stone immediately under the peak. The sides of the stone are roughly cut.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / JOHN MacPHERSON / DIED 16th SEPT. 1952 AGED 84 YRS. / ALSO HIS WIFE / MARGARET STUART DIED 1905. / ALSO HIS DAUGHTER / SOPHIA DIED 1900 AGED 5 YRS. / ALSO HIS SON JOHN / KILLED IN ACTION / IN FRANCE 1917 AGED 20 YRS. / ALSO HIS WIFE / CATHERINE GARRICK / DIED 10th OCT. 1962 AGED 78 YRS. / ALSO HIS SONS / ALEXANDER MacPHERSON / DIED 8TH JAN. 1971 AGED 70 YRS. / PETER MacPHERSON / DIED 13th OCT. 1972 AGED 70 YRS. / JOHN (JOCKY) / DIED AT KEITH / 20th JAN. 1987 AGED 67 YRS. / R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Macpherson, John
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, relationships, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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