Gravestone of Richard Newton, Bosley

Recent Photograph of Gravestone of Richard Newton (Bosley)

This is the oldest gravestone in St Mary's Churchyard.
The inscription says:-

Underneath reheih(?) the bodies
Of Richard NEWTON and William
his sonne both interred the 21 day of
Auguft Ano Dom, 1671

There is also an inscription nearby for:-
Richard NEWTON, the younger
Of Bossely who was buried
11 March Ano Dom 1684

(Transcriptions provided by Alf Beard)


Image contributed by Alf Beard on 17th March 2007.
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