Keils Cemetery and Campbell Mausoleum

Cemetery at Keils, Jura.
Cemetery at Keils, Jura. The large structure is a Campbell mausoleum.
Cemetery at Keils, Jura.
Cemetery at Keils, Jura; Campbell mausoleum at the right.
Cemetery at Keils, Jura.
Cemetery at Keils, Jura. The Campbell Mausoleum, built in 1838 on the eastern side of the graveyard by the architect William Burn. The mausoleum is home to a number of grave slabs and tables mounted on the walls, some from as early as the 1600s, and all commemorating members of the family of the Campbells of Jura. Gothic Revival. Ashlar; stone-slab roof. two buttresses on each side. Moulded segmental arch in front; blank escutcheon above; within, grave slabs on floor and mural tablets and date ‘1838’ on rear wall. Small enclosure in front; spear-headed cast-iron railings.

Published by Christian Clay Columba Campbell

Christian Clay Columba Campbell is a Roman Catholic of the Anglican Use. As Senior Warden of the Cathedral of the Incarnation (Orlando, FL), he organised the process by which the parish accepted the Apostolic Constitution Anglicanorum coetibus, petitioning to join the Catholic Church. The Anglican Cathedral is now the Church of the Incarnation in the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter. Personal queries should be directed to me at eccentricbliss dot com.

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