North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Carter

 

Carter Grasmere

(N). In memory of John Carter of Loughrigg Holme, Ambleside, who died 28th January 1863 aged 67 years. He was the confidential clerk and much valued friend of the late William Wordsworth Esqre. Poet Laureate, of Rydal Mount, with whose family he was conected by mutual ties of gratitude and sincere affection for a period of fifty years.