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Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh

Alexandrina Stewart Cowper

Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh

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Published by The Society in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ediburgh (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • Edinburgh.
    • Subjects:
    • Dean Cemetery (Edinburgh, Scotland),
    • Registers of births, etc. -- Scotland -- Edinburgh.,
    • Inscriptions -- Scotland -- Edinburgh.,
    • Ediburgh (Scotland) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesDean Cemetery, monumental inscriptions pre 1855
      Statementedited by A.S. Cowper & Euan S. McIver for the Scottish Genealogy Society.
      ContributionsMcIver, Euan S., Scottish Genealogy Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS477.E35 C69 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationi, 123, xliii p. :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1192852M
      ISBN 100901061549
      LC Control Number94184255

      Isabella died inaged How many more lie hidden amongst the leaves? Cast-iron railings and gates. He was an honorary member of the Royal Irish Academy and the Howard Society [3] as well as being a corresponding member of natural history societies including BrusselsParisLeipzig and Philadelphia. Sadly, the shrine was badly vandalised over the years and had to be demolished in the late s. The cemetery runs on, the darkness increasing as the tendrils of greenery clutch ever more tightly.

      According to Irving Wallace in an essay originally in his book The Fabulous Originals but later republished and updated in his collection The Sunday GentlemanBell was involved in several police investigations, mostly in Scotland, such as the Ardlamont mystery ofusually with forensic expert Professor Henry Littlejohn. Both were published posthumously by James Maclehose and Sons, Glasgow. Burton's historical works display much research and a spirit of candour and honesty, and have picturesque and spirited passages, but the style is unequal, and frequently lacks dignity. Bell and Mr. Burton died at his then home, Morton House on the southern edge of Edinburgh.

      The estate house was demolished inand sculptured stones from it are incorporated into the south retaining wall supporting at the south side of the cemetery. About Listed Buildings Historic Environment Scotland is responsible for designating sites and places at the national level. The west wall contains a number of monuments to particularly significant men, including Lord Cockburn, Lord Rutherford, Playfair, and Lord Jeffery. The cemetery is small, with about 29 headstones, and is situated between a tenement and a disused police station. The Kirk session dealt with moral issues, minor criminal cases, matters of the poor and education, matters of discipline, and the general concerns of the parish.


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Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh book

The cemetery was developed in three phases. Bell served as personal surgeon to Queen Victoria whenever she visited Scotland. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing. Retrieved 16 February Bell to Queen Victoria.

This extension is laid out in a more rectilinear pattern than the original curvelinear layout. In the same year he married, wedding a woman named Louisa Jones, by whom he would eventually father six children. They had nine children in total. The northern extension of also contains some significant monuments including a large plain obelisk erected to John Russell, editor of the Scotsman.

Burton married again, inKatherine, daughter of Cosmo Innesthe antiquarian. See separate listing for former gate lodge to Queensferry Road. During his time as a student, he was a member of the Royal Medical Society and delivered a dissertation which is still in possession of the society today.

A roll call is necessary. Cramer only did the earlier stones. Cast-iron railings and gates. The picture above shows him in a detail from a painting made to commemorate the event which attracted delegates from America, France, Haiti, Australia, Ireland, Jamaica and Barbados.

John Dowden

The series may have exaggerated Bell's criminal investigations as well as the degree to which Holmes was based on Bell played by Ian Richardsonand it positioned Doyle in the role of a Dr. The sheer number of graves is overwhelming. At first glance, the paths are clear and the graves well tended, but move deeper in and things become less certain, the way more troubled.

The many monuments bear witness to Scottish achievement in peace and war, at home and abroad. Births: From December —Januarythe record has not been extended, but a draft or scroll record exists, in twelve volumes 18—29, inclusiveembracing the period January —December It feels unreal, and much more enclosed than the few feet of the arched space would suggest.

And books haunt me even here. Extensive range of outstanding sculptural monuments dating ' present. In he began the illustration and publishing of the journal Scottish cryptogamic flora and also contributed other articles in the field.

The aboriginal name for Mount Greville and the area around it including Cunninghams Gap is Moogerah which gave its name to the Park. In Stephen, Leslie ed.

Dean Cemetery, also known as Edinburgh Western Cemetery, was laid out by David Cousin an Edinburgh architect who also laid out Warriston Cemetery in and became a fashionable burial ground, its monuments becoming a rich source of Edinburgh and Victorian history, for mainly the middle and upper-classes.

Again, the sound here is strange and my eye is caught by the holes in the walls: surely, only bats and birds use these as portals of ingress and egress.

The records of Dean Cemetery for — are in the custody of the registrar of St. John was ordained as a priest inand moved through a variety of positions slowly rising in prestige. His specimens of plants and fungi are now held in the Herbarium of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

There are indexes to the record from I feel like an interloper as people wander over the bridge, now used as a public walkway following the closure of the railway line. For instance, I found a stone from the s from Newington that I cannot find in Cramer unless it is misplaced.Joseph Bell died on 4 October He was buried at the Dean Cemetery in Edinburgh alongside his wife Edith Katherine Erskine Murray (–) and their son Benjamin, and next to his parents' and brother's plots.

The grave is mid-way along the north wall of the northern section to the original sylvaindez.com: 2 DecemberEdinburgh, Scotland. Edinburgh Video Guide is a FREE, HD video resource, created to help you make the most of your time in Scotland's exciting capital city.

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Nov 11,  · A-Group with 69 Dean Path which is a former gate lodge to the Dean Cemetery and Belford Road gate lodge (see separate listings). The Dean Cemetery, with Warriston Cemetery (see separate listing) is Edinburgh's most significant Victorian burial grounds containing some outstanding examples of memorial architecture and sculpture to prominent.