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Dr John Grant  Tombstone: October 2013
Dr John Grant Tombstone: October 2013

Photographs supplied by Nancy Alford

The tombstone, erected by the residents and friends of Dr John Grant, commemorates his medical services to the community.


Address:19 -21 Gisborne Road, Memorial Wall, Holy Trinity Church , Bacchus Marsh , 3340
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.673428
Long: 144.435891
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People


Front Inscription

Sacred To The Memory Of John Grant Esqr.  Surgeon & c.,

Born at Edin. Jan. 26th 1827
Died April 30th 1856

This Stone was erected by his friends and the inhabitants of Bacchus Marsh as a token of their respect for his memory, and their value of his labours in visiting the sick and affliced, and administering to their wants, labours which were
continued to the very day before his death.

"I was sick and ye visited me"
  Matt c. XXV & V. XXXVI



Source: MA
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