SX9373 : Tomb inscription, Capt. James Wallace and Thomas Luny

near to Teignmouth, Devon, Great Britain

Tomb inscription, Capt. James Wallace and Thomas Luny
Tomb inscription, Capt. James Wallace and Thomas Luny
Another view is SX9373 : Tomb of Capt. James Wallace & half-brother Thomas Luny The inscription reads:

SACRED / To the memory of / Capt. James Wallace Royal Navy / Who departed this life, 28th Janry 1832, aged 76 years. / This venerable Officer served under the Gallant Nelson / at the Battle of Copenhagen, and having bravely Fought / under the Banners of his Royal Masters, and the Cross / of his Glorious Redeemer, he has finished his Course, / and now rests in peace and Joy. / ALSO / Thomas Luny Esqr, Marine Artist / of West Teignmouth, half Brother of the above / who departed this life Sept. 29th 1837, aged 79 yr / This Tomb is erected by his Grateful Neice [sic], Daughter / of Capt. James Wallace / Boast not thyself of to morrow / For thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
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2012
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Date Taken
Sunday, 19 February, 2012   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 19 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium  People, Events  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
Teignmouth 
Church (from Tags)
St James 
Name (from Tags)
Wallace  Luny 
Road (from Tags)
Exeter Street 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9391 7314 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:32.9020N 3:29.9259W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9391 7314
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