Monument

Object number
48.6
Date
1707 – 1751
Description
Inscribed rock originally from Brenton's Point and bears the words: "Beleve in Christ & Live in No Sin." According to Edmund Burke Delabarre's book, "Dighton rock; a study of the written rocks of New England," 1928, Ezra Stiles attributed the inscription to the Rev. Nathaniel Clapp. Rock is currently situated in the yard at the Newport Historical Society headquarters.
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Milton J. Budlong
Object Type
monuments
Subjects
Brenton Point
Reef, The
Related People & Organizations
Budlong, Milton J., Mrs. (associated)
Clapp, Nathaniel, Rev. (associated)