Dyed 1777

It’s difficult to make out the surname on this gravestone in Rossinver Graveyard, just off the R218 in County Leitrim (54°23’46.5″N 8°07’05.3″W). I haven’t been able to find listed in a grave search any John who died in 1777.

The images below were taken in the same graveyard. All 3 were captured handheld with a macro lens.







    1. I’m sure at this time the average life span was considerably less Carole. He could never have imagined that his headstone would still exist 240 years later.

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