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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Cambridgeshire
Town
Ely
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
98143

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Current location

High on the wall of the East Transept under stained glass windows.
Cathedral
Ely
East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB7 4DL
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 54130 80176
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
White stone tablet commemorating with black lettering on a black stone backing.
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF/ LIEUT.COL. GEORGE MURIEL,/ OF THE 8TH. REGT NATIVE INFANTRY,/ MADRAS ESTABLISHMENT./ ELDEST SON OF THE LATE ROBERT MURIEL ESQ. / OF THIS PLACE./ HE DIED AT GOOMSOOR IN HINDOOSTAN/ ON THE 10TH. OF APRIL 1836/ IN THE 46TH YEAR OF HSI AGE./ HIGHLY RESEPCTED BY HOS BROTHER OFFICERS,/ AND MUCH REGRETTED BY HIS FRIENDS./ (...)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Muriel, George
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Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height c1200mm, width c1200mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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