Black Family Obelisk - Old Graveyard, Ballywillan, Northern Ireland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob
N 55° 11.244 W 006° 38.042
29U E 650625 N 6118199
Quick Description: The Old Graveyard at Ballywillan is near Portrush.
Location: Ulster, Ireland
Date Posted: 4/30/2022 5:42:03 AM
Waymark Code: WM1641X
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky
Views: 1

Long Description:
This plain obelisk is near the southwest corner of the graveyard. There are other obelisks in this cemetery.

The following text is found on the monument.

IN MEMORY
OF
WILLIAM BLACK
COTTAGE DUNDOAN
WHO DIED 3RD MARCH 1877
AGED 57 YEARS
ALSO HIS WIFE
NANCY STEEN,
BORN 28TH JANUARY 1826,
DIED 10TH APRIL 1916.

MARY STEEN BLACK
DEAR AND ONLY CHILD OF
WILLIAM AND NANCY BLACK
BORN 28TH MAY 1854
DIED 12TH JANY 1889

Their daughter's birth was announced in the Londonderry Sentinel newspaper, 9 June 1854 edition.

Date Created/Placed: 1877

Address:
Magheraboy Road near Ballywillan Road


Height: 3 metres

Illuminated: no

Website: Not listed

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