SM9537 : Memorial stone for Jemima Nicholas

taken 11 years ago, near to Fishguard/Abergwaun, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, Great Britain

Memorial stone for Jemima Nicholas
Memorial stone for Jemima Nicholas
Jemima Nicholas, a local cobbler, was reputed to have scared off the invading French in 1797 by processing around a local hill with a gang of women dressed in red shawls and black bonnets, conveying the impression of a troop of soldiers. Her burial place is not known for certain but this stone outside St Mary's Church in the centre of Fishguard, was erected in her memory 100 years after the event.
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 October, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 5 November, 2006
Category
Memorial > Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SM 958 370 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:59.6283N 4:58.5432W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SM 959 370
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