NS2776 : Carved stone head

taken 6 years ago, near to Greenock, Inverclyde, Great Britain

Carved stone head
Carved stone head
Of the two heads visible on NS2776 : The Farquhar/McKelvie Memorial, this is the one on the right. See NS2776 : Duncan Street Burial Ground for context; the memorial is on the far left in that view.
Duncan Street Burial Ground
This burial ground, created on land feued in 1816, is adjacent to the earlier Inverkip Street Burial Ground Link but it was, at first, separate from it (see Link for a more detailed history). An original entrance from Duncan St was closed after that street was levelled; an opening to the adjacent Inverkip Street Burial Ground was then created instead. "Renfrewshire MI pre-1855" (vol 1) has all of the inscriptions. The Duncan Street Burial Ground is discussed in the last few pages of LinkExternal link (PDF).
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Date Taken
Monday, 8 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Burial ground, Crematorium 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2742 7606 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.7897N 4:45.9126W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2742 7606
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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