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Tinwald, Corbet - Covenanter memorial

 
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spoons



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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2007 5:31 pm    Post subject: Tinwald, Corbet - Covenanter memorial Reply with quote

not listed on UKNIWM

The memorial is in the graveyard of Tinwald church at OS Map Ref: NY 003 816. I would not normally post a graveyard memorial to an individual but in the case of covenanter memorials, they are also a memorial to the whole movement and to my knowledge (with some exceptions) are not otherwise available on the internet.

I cannot say for sure, but I would guess that Corbet's actual grave is the almost unreadable table stone close to the memorial (just visible in the first photo).





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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Frustratingly, as this is his burial place, this is not a war memorial within the national rules, so cannot go on the WMR/UKNIWM.

It is of course locally a war memorial.
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