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Burial Enclosure Of Admiral Knight, Jordanstone House

A Category B Listed Building in Alyth, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.6124 / 56°36'44"N

Longitude: -3.1854 / 3°11'7"W

OS Eastings: 327340

OS Northings: 747350

OS Grid: NO273473

Mapcode National: GBR VD.GFYW

Mapcode Global: WH6PJ.12F6

Plus Code: 9C8RJR67+WR

Entry Name: Burial Enclosure Of Admiral Knight, Jordanstone House

Listing Name: Burial Enclosure of Admiral Knight, Jordanstone

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335645

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4390

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Alyth

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Strathmore

Parish: Alyth

Traditional County: Perthshire

Tagged with: Cemetery

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Circa 1788. Simple rubble-built enclosure with low entry,
broad deep lintel replaced 1889 by Col J Keppel Knight
with an inscription. simple tombslab with inscription

Statement of Interest

Historic interest Admiral Knight was an agnostic who

insisted on being buried in his own garden, related to

Queen Charlotte's lady-in waiting Miss Knight.

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