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Oldhamstocks Kirk

Part of Oldhamstocks Kirk (see previous post) is very old:-

Part of Kirk, Oldhamstocks

This cartouche on the end wall is dated 1381, or is it 1581?

Cartouche 1, Oldhamstocks Kirk

It’s balanced on the other side of the window by a cartouche containing a coat of arms. Probably the local laird’s in mediƦval times:-

Cartouche 2, Oldhamstocks Kirk

One of the graves in the Kirkyard is of a Polish Cavalry Officer, Henry Teofil Kosinski, Major, Polish Cavalry, and farmer, died 12/9/1957, aged 65:-

Polish Grave, Oldhamstocks Kirkyard

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