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George B. Cook (±1826-1846).

“Lost at sea” is mournful enough an epitaph. Applied to a 20-year-old, it is even more heartbreaking, no matter that more than a century and a half have since passed. That the tombstone has cracked along these words is the final poignant touch.

¶ Last updated on 13 June 2017.


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