Sentence Examples

  • His grave in the old kirkyard is marked by a stone ornamented with rude carving, executed probably centuries before his time.
  • The old burying-ground was the kirkyard of the former parish church, the tower of which still exists, but a modern cemetery has been formed in Sunnyside.
  • The old parish kirkyard was closed in 1856, but a fine cemetery was constructed in its place outside the town.
  • Near Albert Harbour stands the old west now the north parish church (a Gothic edifice dating from 1591) containing some stained-glass windows by William Morris; in its kirkyard Burns's "Highland Mary" was buried (1786).
  • The East and West churches of St Nicholas, their kirkyard separated from Union Street by an Ionic fa�e, 1472 ft.