North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Beckett


Beckett Lowther

(In. S. wall). In Memory of Anne fourth daughter of William, Earl of Lonsdale, K.G.,and widow or the Right Hon. Sir John Beckett of Sowerby in the County ofLincoln, Bart. B. xiv December mdcclxxxvii, died viii November mdccclxxi.Psalm xxx, v. 4-5. Sing praises unto the Lord, O ye saints of his: and givethanks unto him for a remembrance of his holiness, for his wrath endurethbut the twinkling of an eye and in his pleasure is life, heaviness mayendure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.