ND2899 : Betty Corrigal's grave

taken 24 years ago, 4 km from Quoyness, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Betty Corrigal's grave
Betty Corrigal's grave
A sad tale of an unmarried pregnant girl who committed suicide and was forbidden to be buried in consecrated ground. She was interred in an unmarked grave on a lonely moor. Long afterwards a retired customs officer erected a memorial to her at his own expense.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 June, 1995   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 22 March, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! ND 280 997 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:52.7165N 3:15.0335W
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