Loudoun Kirk

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 Plan of burial Ground

It may also be of interest to read a brief history of burials and graveyards in the following free downloadable booklet written by Dr Susan Buckham who was for some time the Carved Stone Advisor for Historic Scotland and who was instrumental in helping us make sure the remaining memorial stones in Loudoun Kirkyard were treated in an acceptable manner for preservation.  Sadly many burial grounds did not follow the same advice and gravestones were stock piled against walls, removed to be crushed and recycled for use on roads, or just toppled

An Introduction to Graveyard Recording