Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Berwickshire
Town
Edrom
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
British East India Company Campaigns (1757-1858)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81099

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Current location

Parish Kirk
Edrom
Berwickshire
Borders
TD11 3PX
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 82763 55834
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Family marble Tablet
Inscription
….,/SAMUEL ARCHIBALD ROBERT [SWINTON]/MIDSHIPMAN H.E.I.C.S./PERISHED IN THE WRECK OF THE LADY BURGESS/EAST INDIAMAN 20TH APRIL 1806, AGED 14 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Swinton, Samuel Robert Archibald
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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, forenames, relationships, rank, service, date of death, place of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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