Angel writing in book (Craig) - Bristol, VA USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
Assisted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Manville Possum
N 36° 38.019 W 082° 07.704
17S E 399117 N 4054826
Quick Description: The conspicuous tombstone for Robert Craig in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Bristol, VA
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 3/11/2022 10:36:28 AM
Waymark Code: WM15WRH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching
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 Angel with Book and Pen ~ Craig ~ Walnut Grove Cemetery, Bristol, Virginia - USA - posted by Manville Possum

Long Description:
This white marble sculpture of an angel writing with a quill pen in a book he has propped on his right knee adorns the grave marker of Robert Craig in Walnut Grove Cemetery. The sculpture is in excellent condition, and draws the eye immediately.

The sculpture is life-size and depicts a Victorian funerary motif of an angel writing the final lines in the deceased's book of life.

The tombstone reads as follows:

"[illegible]

ROBERT CRAIG

Mar. 22, 1834
April 6, 1913"
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