HENRY SCOTT RIDDELL MEMORIAL (Ref:9773)
This building is in the Dumfries And Galloway Council and the
It is a category B building and was listed on 12/07/1988.
Group Items: N/A,
Group Cat: N/A,
Map Ref: NY 367 900.
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.
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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