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Boyington Headstone - Southwick, MA, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 42° 02.767 W 072° 46.982
18T E 683476 N 4657274
Quick Description: A Victorian era headstone in Old Southwick Cemetery features a relief sculpture of a dove of peace. The entrance to the cemetery is located at 454 College Highway, Southwick, MA.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 8/17/2019 8:02:53 AM
Waymark Code: WM11545
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:

A white marble headstone has a large relief sculpture depicting a dove of peace holding an olive branch trailing from its beak. The headstone is inscribed:

MOTHER AND FATHER

ADNA BOYNINGTON
DIED
JULY 5, 1845
AE. 54

ABIGAIL CHESTER
HIS WIFE DIED
AUG. 9, 1873.
AE 78
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Kind of dove: Dove with olive branch

Used material for the dove: Other (explanation in the long description)

Address:
Old Southwick Cemetery
454 College Highway
Southwick, MA United States
01077


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