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A substantial triple headed stone, mottled and flaking, the MI now barely visible. On the left-hand column:

Here lyeth
the body of
late of this
parish, farmer.
He died the
29th of Sepr
1738 aged
70 years.

On the central column:

Also ye body
of Robert,
son of John
Mary his wife.
He was also
a farmer
and a person
well esteemed
by all
that knew him.
He died ye 27th
of April 1748
in the 45th yer
of his age.

On the right-hand column:

Here also
lyeth ye body
of Mary,
wife of ye said
who died the
14 of Feby
1751 aged
83 years.

Below, across the stone:

These stones were erected to their
memory by Richard CROTHALL.

Haslewood 247/p102; burial registers have Mary CROTHALL buried 19 Feb 1752 aged 82

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