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Capt. Israel Seymour's gravestone - tympanum

Transcription of epitaph for Marker #830: Here Lies Inter’d, the Remains of Capt. Israel Seymour who was killed by Lightning Augst 14th 1784 in ye 49th year of his Age With awful revrence GOD adore, Whose holy Hand with Sovreign (pow’r, Did in an Instant stop his Breath, And clos’d his Eyes in Sleep of Death

  • Camera: NIKON D5600
  • Photo timestamp: 05-27-21
  • Aperture: 8
  • Focal length: 18
  • ISO: 220
  • Shutter speed: 0.004
  • Orientation: 1