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Falkirk in Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
 

Sir John Stewart

 
 
Sir John Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 2, 2013
1. Sir John Stewart Marker
Inscription.
This stone marks the grave of Sir John Stewart of Bonkhill, who died at the Battle of Falkirk in 1298. He was brother of High Stewart of Scotland, ancestor of the Marquesses of Bute.
 
Location. 56° 0.002′ N, 3° 47.13′ W. Marker is in Falkirk, Scotland, in Stirlingshire. Marker can be reached from Manse Place just west of Vicar Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in the cemetery at Falkirk Trinity Church, next to the church.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sir John de Graeme (a few steps from this marker); Colonel Robert Munro (a few steps from this marker); Captain William Edmonstone and the Dollar Family (a few steps from this marker); The Bute Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Parish Church Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir John De Graeme Memorial (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Battle of Falkirk Muir (approx. 2.2 kilometers away); Forth & Clyde Ship Canal (approx. 3.5 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falkirk.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Falkirk. (Submitted on September 2, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Sir John Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 2, 2013
2. Sir John Stewart Marker
Sir John Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 2, 2013
3. Sir John Stewart Marker
Here lies
Scottish
Hero
Sir
John
Stewart
who was
killed
at the
Battle
of
Falkirk
22 July
1298
+
Sir John Stewart Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Fletcher, June 2, 2013
4. Sir John Stewart Marker
Gravestone and marker just to the right of church (yellow arrow)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 230 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 2, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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