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- Category: B
- Date Added: 12/07/1988
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Ewes
National Grid Reference
- NGR: NY 36814 90009
- Coordinates: 336814, 590009
Probably circa 1870. Inscribed memorial stone to Henry Scott
Riddell, poet. Polished grey granite low upright slab with
flanking scrolls, inscription panel on S face; raised on stepped
red ashlar base.
Statement of Special Interest
Listed for historic interst.
Inscribed "Erected/to the memory of/Henry Scott Riddell/poet/
author of Scotland Yet/Born near this spot 23rd Sept. 1798/Died
at Teviothead 30th July 1870".
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