John Goodspeed 1786


In Memory of
Who departed this
Life Aug ye 28 1786
in ye 66th year
of his Age

Mark traveller this humble stone
'Tis death's kind warning to prepare
Thou too must hasten to the tomb
And mingle with corruption there

The gravestone displays a winged head which is attributed to carver Bildad Washburn of the Plymouth area by researcher James Blachowicz. It also resembles the style of carver Lemuel Savery of Plymouth.

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