Contributed by Barbara Cope Svetlick, August 1998
Colonel Kolbs Tomb
Take Hwy 15 to Society Hill; right on the Old River Road about 1 mile on the left of woods.Kolb, Col Abel - A brave and Noble Soldier of the era of ’76 Lurking Tories Failing to decoy him >From his house Which stood Near the Ferry Set fire to it And in escaping >From the Flames He was shot Ready as He was To devote his all to His Country’s Cause He lost not sight Of his Obligations to his God He was a Worthy Member of the Welsh Neck Church A long line Of Admiring Descendants and Friends Cherish his Memory With Profound Veneration In Memory of Elizabeth Marshall/ the beloved Daughter/Adam and Mary Marshall/ Who departed this Life/in September 1795/Aged two years and t months (broken) Rock with initial M/W. Four rocks, nothing legible Rock Marked "M.W. 1792" Rock Marked "A. Wilds, 1781-1796"
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