In memory of Robert son of John & Sarah Richardson who died Sep. 6, 1870 aged 27 years 10 mo & 8 d's Though pain and sorrow were his portion here His hope was stedfast (sic) and his faith sincere Loving and loved, in charity with all He only waited for his master's call . . . . red he saw earth's joys and glories fade And quickly, when the usmmons came, obeyed (W. & L., Whitby).