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Clarke Cover (#47944035)
 member for 3 years, 10 months, 29 days
Okanagan Researcher
RE: English Cemetery, San Sebastian
You'll wait a long time for them to do that. I tried with two entries for one cemetery in my local area and they still hadn't done anything after more than a year, despite two requests.
It would be better to add your records to the cemetery I entered and ask them to delete the cemetery entry you made.

Added by Okanagan Researcher on Aug 08, 2016 7:04 PM

Okanagan Researcher
English Cemetery, San Sebastian
Yes, you have added this cemetery when my entry for it was already there. I'd appreciate it if you would transfer your pages to my original and eliminate the duplicate.

Added by Okanagan Researcher on Jul 24, 2016 10:27 PM

Chris PIGOTT
RE: S.A.G. transcription on findmypast.co.uk
Stands for Society of Australian Genealogists. I am a member. It made a complete transcription of all Monumental Inscriptions in the 1980's for all denominations at Rookwood, as well as Waverley and South Head Cemeteries.
It was just before I joined, so I was not involved then.
Over the last decade or so, the Society has licensed the Findmypast.co.uk web-site to reproduce digital images of these transcriptions. When I create a list of Findagrave photo requests for these three cemeteries, I always check the transcriptions first, to see if there was a gravestone on the plot in the 1980s - it certainly makes the plot easier to find.
The S.A.G. introduced a system of Row numbering for the transcription program, and when I edit Plot locations (many are in error, incorrectly relabelling the section as a row), I usually remove the Row number into parenthesis with the S.A.G. reference, just to conform to copyright requirements as regards to source citation.

Added by Chris PIGOTT on Feb 06, 2016 4:13 PM

Chris PIGOTT
RE: Samuel Cover
The tree growing in the plot was too sturdy to move, but I managed to strip excess foliage to reveal the stone. I will re-photograph the stone when the light angle is better, and the shadow of the tree trunk moves to the side of the inscription.

Added by Chris PIGOTT on Feb 02, 2016 2:48 PM

Chris PIGOTT
William COVER at Rookwood
The right photo has now been posted for William and Eliza COVER. The stone had fallen forward onto the plot, and it took some time to turn it over.

Added by Chris PIGOTT on Jan 19, 2016 5:44 PM

Chris PIGOTT
William COVER at Rookwood
I sincerely regret that the photos I posted for William COVER are not the right ones. The right plot is 13 plots distant in the adjacent Row, and I will take a photo of it next time I visit. I discovered this after cleaning up the fallen stone, and finding inscriptions for Eliza Ann WILLIAMS and her sons Samuel Foster and John Rayner WILLIAMS.

Added by Chris PIGOTT on Jan 18, 2016 5:49 PM

julia&keld
RE: Bramshott
what do you want me to transfer?

Added by julia&keld on Oct 08, 2012 11:10 AM

 
 

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