Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Roxburgh
Town
Eccles, 2 miles south west of Swinton
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Colonial India
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81090

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Current location

Parish Church
.
Eccles
2 miles south west of Swinton
Roxburgh
Borders
TD5 7QR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 76393 41319
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Marble Tablet with lead lettering, several of which letters are missing
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY/OF/ROBERT COZENS WEIR/OF/BOGANGREEN/CAPTAIN 1ST ROYALS/WHO DIED AT HUSSERABAD, INDIA/3D SEP 1867, AGED 27/ERECTED/BY HIS AFFECTIONATE WIDOW/CAROLINE L.A. IRWEN/1868
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Weir, Robert Cosens
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Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, place of death, manner of death, date of death, age, relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Lead
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

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