Thursday, May 26, 2011

Thomas Moody, Newburyport, MA - 1737


HERE LYES BURIED
the BODY OF MR
THOMAS MOODY WHO
DIED the LAST DAY OF 
MARCH & in the 69th
YEAR OF HIS AGE
1737


Old Burying Hill, Newburyport, Massachusetts

This is likely the work of stone carver Robert Mullicken, Jr.

2 comments:

  1. I love the copper "roof" on this stone. I'm seeing more and more of these lately. Maybe I just wasn't noticing them before, or maybe I wasn't in the right places, but is this a new thing?

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  2. Heather - honestly I don't know. This is the first one I've ever seen.

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