of February gravestone - SMC172
is probably the most unusual gravestone in the whole of St
Magnus Cathedral graveyard. The date of John Mainland's death
is marked as the
The memoriam is in a heart inset at the top of the stone.
Below are the names of other family members and the dates
of their deaths.
The graveyard of St Magnus Cathedral contains an estimated
6,000 burials and encompasses the areas to the north, east,
and south of the Cathedral.