SJ3350 : Elihu Yale

taken 10 years ago, near to Wrexham/Wrecsam, Great Britain

Elihu Yale
Elihu Yale
This is the grave of Elihu Yale at St Giles Church, Wrexham. He was the greatest benefactor of Yale University, and his family hailed from Denbighshire. The Verse inscribed on one side of the grave says "Born in America, in Europe bred, In Africa travelled and in Asia wed Where long he lived and thrived in London dead. Much good, some ill, he did, so hope all's even And that his soul thro mercy's gone to Heaven".
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SJ3350, 286 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 8 January, 2008
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Graves   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 335 501 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:2.6408N 2:59.6009W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 335 501
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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