Cemeteries & Memorials
Roorkee Old Christian Cemetery
|Transcribed by||Peter Bailey|
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This is one of the graveyards for which FIBIS commissioned Mr Rajat Sharma to take photographs and details of all legible headstones. All inscriptions are included wherever they are legible.
If you would like to order copies of photographs of any headstone listed in this index please make a note of the Image Reference and order copies on our Cemeteries Project page where you will also find more details about this exciting project.
NOTE that the address of this cemetery is Right Bank Canal Road, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, and its co-ordinates are:
29 deg. 51.347 min. N
77 deg. 52.525 min. E
| ||Image Ref. ||177 |
| ||Surname ||Armisteed |
| ||First Name ||Robert |
| ||Regiment ||1-3 Buffs |
| ||Date of Death ||May 1875 |
| ||Inscription ||To the Memory of Robert Armisteed, 1-3rd Buffs, John Williams, 39th Regiment, Thomas Rodgers, 51st Regiment, Patrick O'Dea, St. Fidelis School, Students of the Thomason College, who died of Cholera at Roorkee, in May 1875. Erected by their comrades of the Upper Subordinate Class. "" In the midst of life we are in death. Of whom may we seek for success but of Thee, O, Lord but for one art justly displeased."" |
Photos and details of Inscriptions of tombstones taken at Roorkee, Uttarakhand, formerly United Provinces.