St._John,_Pencombe_(with_Marston_Stannett),_Herefordshire_sallyhumber 011humber 012

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Sacred to the memory of Richard, son of George and Elizabeth Jordan, who led by spirit of enterprise and a passionate love of knowledge, accompanied by Richard Lander in his 3rd and last attempt to explore the interior of Africa, and there fell a sacrifice to the baneful influence of the climate, dying at Damuggoo on 21 November 1832 in the 20th year of his age, to the inexpressable grief of his afflicted parents.

Sacred to the memory of Richard, son of George and Elizabeth Jordan, who led by spirit of enterprise and a passionate love of knowledge, accompanied by Richard Lander in his 3rd and last attempt to explore the interior of Africa, and there fell a sacrifice to the baneful influence of the climate, dying at Damuggoo on 21 November 1832 in the 20th year of his age, to the inexpressable grief of his afflicted parents.