Keys to the Past

Quaker burial ground (Otterburn)

There was once a Quaker burial ground at Otterburn, near Girsonfield. Records show it was in use in the 17th century as Jane Carr, a Quaker, is recorded as having been buried here on 18th February 1686. No traces of the burial ground exists today.

Reference number:N8291
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1957; A S Phillips

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Source of Reference
Local History of Otterburn

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