Cemetery, Memorials, MIs
> Bengal Presidency
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.
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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. ||235 |
| ||Surname ||Kay |
| ||First Name ||William |
| ||Rank ||Bandsman |
| ||Regiment ||4th Battn., 60 th Royal Rifles |
| ||Date of Death ||6 Dec 1889 |
| ||Age at Death ||17y 2m |
| ||Inscription ||Sacred to the Memory of Bandsman William Kay, C Company 4th Battn., 60th Royal Rifles, who departed this life at Roorkee, 6th December 1889, aged 17 years 2 months. Erected by his comrades of the Band and C Company. |
Photos and details of Inscriptions of tombstones taken at Roorkee, Uttarakhand, formerly United Provinces.