|Name:||Date of Birth
|Date of Death|
|Douglas, Sir James
Douglas, Lady Amelia
Jan 1, 1812
|Aug 2, 1877|
Jan 8, 1890
|Direction Monument Faces:||Materials:|
|7||Cement, gray granite, polished red granite, wrought iron fence|
|7, 5, 3, 1|
|Style of Monument/Gravesite:|
|Irregular shaped ground ledger surrounded by wrought iron fence with huge polished red granite pedestal monument with cross.|
|W Face Column|
SIR JAMES DOUGLAS K.C.B.
S Face Column
LADY AMELIA DOUGLAS
Gray Granite Plaque
|Description and Condition:|
|Very large irregular shaped tomb. Top measures 157 x 324 x
76 x 352 x 305. Top has white marble border (6 cm) on top of cement top. Surrounding
top is a heavy wrought-iron fence painted black. Fence is still intact and good shape.
In center of top is a large polished red granite pedestal monument topped by a large
polished red granite celtic cross. Monument is approx 4-5m high and mounted on a gray
granite base (123cm x 123 x 40cm high). 1st block is polished red granite (98 x 98 x
28cm high)-no inscriptions; 2nd block (87 x 87 x 33.5cm high) - no inscriptions.
Column (72 x 72 x 100.5 cm high) - this column has inscriptions on all 4 faces.
Inscriptions are incised, letters are deep and show little wear. On top of pedestal
is very large cross.|
Just W of monument is a gray granite plaque (54 x 56 x 6.5cm high at bottom) angling up to 10 cm at top. Angle is towards west. Inscription is incised. Letters are deep and show no wear.
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