Returns Mrs Lyell's versions of Lyell memorial inscription. Disapproves of religious tone.
Beneath this stone are the remains of Sir Charles Lyell | Author of Principles of Geology
Born 1797 Died 1875.
The Search of Truth & love of Gods laws manifested in his works was the aim & occupation of his entire life—
In whatever direction we pursue our researches whether in time or space, we discover everywhere the clear proofs of a Creative Intelligence and of His foresight wisdom & powers.
Principles of Geology
(too much, too little!)