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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Sutherland
Town
about 1 1/2 miles north west of Rosehall
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
British East India Company Campaigns (1757-1858)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
80175
Current location

Auchness (Achness) Burial Ground
at the end of a track off the minor road to Duchally Lodge on the east side of the River Cassley
about 1 1/2 miles north west of Rosehall
Sutherland
Highland
IV27 4BD
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NC 46787 02762
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
Erected by David Ross in memory of his relations, George Ross, Linside his father who died 15th Aug 1840 aged 52. Donald his brother of the 78th Highlanders who died in India in 1844 and interred there aged 23. Also of Christie his sister who died 4th Jan 1858 aged 29. 1870.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ross, Donald
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Commemorations
  • British East India Company Campaigns (1757-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, regiment, place of death, year of death, age, place of burial
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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