North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Bower

 

Bower Brough

(W). . . . . . . . . . . . . who died . . . . . . . Stop Passenger! till here . . . . . . The living may get knowledge from the . . . Eight times five years led a Virgin's life Eight times five years I was a married Wife During which time I lived grave and chaste Till tired with th' elements am now at rest. Also In memory of Robert Bower Husband to the above Ann Bower who departed this life Mach (sic) 28th 1797 aged 87.