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This ornate Gothic monument is dedicated to W.W. Goulding (1809-1859) in Brookside Cemetery, at Watertown Center Loop and Brookside Drive, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York. I believe it was designed by L.L. Lewis and made from Potsdam Sandstone, a uniquely-reddish colored sandstone quarried in Upstate New York. The word “Mizpah” appears beneath his epitaph, signifying an emotional bond between two people separated by death.

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Michael Kleen is an author, raconteur, and occasional traveler. He has a M.A. in History and M.S. in Education. He enjoys studying military history, folklore, and philosophy.

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