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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

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Maple Hill Cemetery


Princeton, Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3433 N;  Longitude, -87.5419 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 17; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Southeast side of Princeton. Located at the east end of Ohio Street, just east of the intersection with County Road 100E.  Adjacent and to the east of St. Joseph Cemetery.

Last updated16 Mar 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, 2011,  by Daniel L Elliott,  There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers. If you have knowledge of any other graves which may not be shown below, please drop us an e-mail and let us know.  Corrections and updates accepted.     email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#      Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Lot
No.

Brandt

Virginia

31 Jan 1893

18 Jan 1975

“Mother”

9219


16

10

104

Branham

Rollin

1851

1930

Husband of Susan Carrie (GARSHWILER) BRANHAM.  Married 8 May 1877 in Marion County, Indiana.

9448

16

15

47

Branham

Susan Carrie

1856

1924

nee GARSHWILER.  Wife of Rollin BRANHAM.  Married 8 May 1877 in Marion County, Indiana.

9449

16

15

47

Breeden

Claude Norman

27 aug 1905

3 Aug 1984

Son of Charley & Catheine BREEDEN.

9569

16

20

72

Breeden

Flora Dorsey

18 Dec 19__

6 Dec 1988

nee BECKER.  Wife of Claude Norman BREEDEN.

9570

16

20

72

Brenton

Joe E

1902

1948

Husband of Ruth H BRENTON.

9430

16

15

76

Brenton

Ruth H

1906

2 Sep 1980

Wife of Joe E BRENTON.

9430

16

15

76

Brim

Charlotte L

9 Apr 1913

15 Nov 2001

(Note:  Date of death from obituary.)

9039

16

6

40

Brim

Maggie E

3 Apr 1849

18 Sep 1907

Wife of William J BRIM.

9054

16

7

41

Brim

Margaret J

1869

30 Dec 1957

nee PEOPLES.  Second wife of William Jackson BRIM.  Married 29 Jun 1909.

9028

16

5

41

Brim

William Jackson

1863

23 May 1937

Husband of Margaret E (LITTLE) BRIM, 1st, married 12 Mar 1889; and Margaret J BRIM, 2nd, married 29 Jun 1909.  Son of Robert Perry & Talitha (WELLS)  BRIM.

9029

16

5

41

Brink

Charles Allen

16 Jan 1896

2 Dec 1965

Husband of Clara L (KEARNEY) BRINK.

Missouri, MU1, US Navy, WW I.

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(Note:  Military plaque gives day of birth as the 19th.)

10015

10016

17

23

43

Brink

Clara L

2 Aug 1898

6 Nov 1994

nee KEARNEY.  Wife of Charles Allen BRINK.

10015

17

23

43

Britt

Agnes

1891

29 Mar 1963

“Mother”

9734

9732

17

4

12

Britt

Franklin

1916

19 Mar 1984

Husband of Hazel Edith BRITT.

9735

9732

17

4

12

Britt

Hazel Edith

1923

--

Wife of Franklin BRITT.

9733

9732

17

4

12

Brittingham

Everett M

1895

1974

Husband of Hattie I (COATES) BRITTINGHAM.  Married 2 Nov 1915.  Son of George & Lulicia A (CHANDLER) BRITTINGHAM.

7892

5

8

42

Brittingham

Hattie I

1895

21 Apr 1983

nee COATES.  Wife of Everett M BRITTINGHAM.  Married 2 Nov 1915.

7892

5

8

42

Brokaw

Anna M

1878

20 Apr 1912

nee LANG.  Wife of Arthur BROKAW.

9030

16

5

40

Brokaw

Arthur

1876

1949

Husband of Clara Velma (MURPHY) BROKAW.  Married 29 Apr 1914.  Son of William Wilson & Martha J (AYERS) BROKAW.

9037

9038

16

6

40

Brokaw

Clara Velma

1878

17 May 1942

nee MURPHY.  Wife of Arthur BROKAW.  Married 29 Apr 1914.  Daughter of William G & Maretha (MONTGOMEY) MURPHY.

9037

16

6

40

Brokaw

Earl

abt 1909

1921

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

40

Brokaw

James Franklin

14 Oct 1920

11 Oct 2001

Husband of Martha Helen (BYRNE) BROKAW.

US Army, WW II.

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9579

9574

16

20

71

Brokaw

Marethea

1915

18 Mar 1925

Daughter of Arthur & Clara Velma (MURPHY) BROKAW.


(Note:  "Killed in the Tri-State tornado , along with her friend  ... Viola F NUTHMAN.  They were jumping rope outside the Heinz plant waiting for Viola's older sister to get off work when the tornado hit" Jen Morris, 6 Jan 2012.)

9037

16

6

40

Brokaw

Martha Helen Byrne

18 Sep 1922

--

nee BYRNE.  Wife of James Franklin BROKAW.  Daughter of Patrick David & Anna (RYMAN) BRYNE.

9578

9574

16

20

71

Brothers

Betty Jean

29 Dec 1938

12 Jan 2004

Daughter of Victor P & Geraldine O BROTHERS.

8769

14

27

97

Brothers

Bobby Joe

16 Jul 1928

6 Feb 1946

Son of Victor P & Geraldine O BROTHERS.

Indiana, AS, US Navy, WW II.

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8762

14

27

113

Brothers

Geraldine O

1905

20 Jan 1963

Wife of Victor P BROTHERS.

8768

14

27

97

Brothers

Mary Lou

1935

1945

--

8121

13

2

22

Brothers

Victor P

1902

14 Feb 1982

Husband of Geraldine O BROTHERS.

8768

14

27

97

Brown

?

--

25 May 1907

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

14

?

198

Brown

Alice M

1858

1931

nee GREEK.  Wife of James T BROWN.  Married 3 Jul 1884.

“Mother”

8456

14

14

188

Brown

Alvis P, Dr.

1855

1929

Husband of Sarah Ann (PHILIPS) BROWN; and Dolla KNIGHT BROWN, married 17 Apr 1913.

9546

16

19

52

Brown

Charlotte

--

3 Mar 1905

Age:  5 months.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

14

?

198

Brown

Cheryl

6 May 1945

--

Wife of Donald R ROWN. 

Married 10 Jun 1967

Children:  Mark, Amy.

2965

2966

3

3

?

Brown

Clinton Riley

1900

21 Oct 1954

Husband of Hattie Pearl (CURL) BROWN.  Married 26 Jul 1918.

7962

5

12

15

Brown

Donald

1 Apr 1943

--

Husband of Cheryl A BROWN. 

Married 10 Jun 1967

Children:  Mark, Amy.

2965

2966

3

3

?

Brown

Dora B

1881

1944

Wife of Kinnie BROWN.

8861

14

34

108

Brown

Elma Locevie

--

4 Apr 1904

Age:  15 days.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

14

?

198

Brown

Floy L

20 Aug 1894

25 Jun 1977

Husband of Mattie (DECKER) BROWN.  Married 1 Nov 1917 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

9949

17

16

46

Brown

Hattie Pearl

1903

3 Feb 1951

nee CURL.  Wife of Clinton Riley BROWN.  Married 26 Jul 1918.  Daughter of Terry M & Nancy (KING) CURL.

7962

5

12

15

Brown

Infant

--

27 Jun 1907

Son of Jas BROWN.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

14

?

188

Brown

James T

1858

30 Apr 1944

Husband of Alice M (GREEK) BROWN.  Married 3 Jul 1884.

“Father”

8456

14

14

188

Brown

Jehu

--

1930

Husband of Minnie BROWN.

Age:  68 years, 9 months, 15 days.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

108

Brown

Kenneth

23 Feb 1945

17 Jul 1999

“Father”

7703

7704

3

4

16

Brown

Kinnie

1887

24 Jul 1936

Husband of Dora B BROWN.

8861

14

34

108

Brown

Lillie

14 Dec 1900

23 Jul 1924

Age:  23 yrs. 7 mos.

8860

14

34

108

Brown

Lillie June

1870

9 Sep 1941

nee WILSON.  Wife of Thomas A BROWN.  Married 27 Nov 1890.  Daughter of William & Mary Jane (LOGHERY) WILSON.

8419

14

12

195

Brown

Matilda Jane

--

1925

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

108

Brown

Mattie

7 Jun 1893

28 Feb 1988

nee DECKER.  Wife of Floy L BROWN.  Married 1 Nov 1917 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

9949

17

16

46

Brown

Sarah Ann

1861

14 Jun 1910

nee PHILIPS.  First wife of Dr. Alvis P BROWN.

“Mother”

9546

9547

16

19

52

Brown

Thomas A

1865

1926

Husband of June (WILSON) BROWN.  Married 27 Nov 1890.

8419

14

12

195

Brownlee

Allan L

1891

1973

Husband of Florence (de PORTER) BROWNLEE.

7906

5

8

20

Brownlee

Catherine A

1841

1901

Daughter of John & Jane H (HARRINGTON) BROWNLEE.

9651

9650

16

24

70

Brownlee

Charles

1839

1921

Husband of Charlotte M (LOCKHART) BROWNLEE.  Married 14 Nov 1889.  Son of John & Jane H (HARRINGTON) BROWNLEE.

Capt., Co. I, 80th Reg. Indiana Vol. Infantry.

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9675

16

25

70

Brownlee

Charlotte

1865

1954

nee LOCKHART.  Husband of Charles BROWNLEE.  Married 14 Nov 1889.

9676

16

25

70

Brownlee

Eleanor E

--

28 Mar 1990

Age:  85 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

5

?

20

Brownlee

Elisabeth

--

--

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

70

Brownlee

Florence de Porter

1895

1952

nee de PORTER.  Wife of Allan L BROWNLEE.  Daughter of Wanda de PORTER.

7906

5

8

20

Brownlee

George

1828

1904

Son of John & Jane H (HARRINGTON) BROWNLEE. 

Civil War.


9652

9650

16

24

70

Brownlee

Jane H

1804

1892

nee HARRINGTON.  Wife of John BROWNLEE.  Married 18 Oct 1827.

9653

9650

16

24

70

Brownlee

John

1794

1855

 Husband of Jane H (HARRINGTON) BROWNLEE.  Married 18 Oct 1827.


9654

9650

16

24

70

Brownlee

Katharina

--

--

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

70

Bruce

Barnhill R

25 Sep 1879

--

Husband of Elizabeth N BRUCE; and Alta B (JOHNSON) BRUCE, 2nd, married 7 May 1915.  Son of James R & Mary C (HARPER) BRUCE.

8525

14

17

193

Bruce

Bertha M

1880

1947

Wife of Thomas H BRUCE.

9049

16

7

34

Bruce

Catharine M

19 Sep 1912

19 Jan 1913

Daughter of Barnhill R & Elizabeth N BRUCE.

8525

8526

14

17

193

Bruce

Elizabeth N

8 Aug 1892

26 Feb 1913

First wife of Barnhill R BRUCE.

“Mother”

8525

8527

14

17

193

Bruce

Jo Catherine

--

24 Nov 1988

Age:  58 years.

(Note:  From cemetery & obituary records.)

NSF

14

?

99

Bruce

Otta Ethel

18 Jun 1894

12 Mar 1978

nee EDWARDS.  Wife of Ernest Wells “Welzie” BRUCE.  Married 16 Apr 1914 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

8660

14

23

115

Bruce

Pearl A

13 Jun 1901

3 Feb 1982

Wife of Roy A BRUCE.

9880

17

12

37

Bruce

Roy A

25 Jun 1900

8 Aug 1968

Husband of Pearl A BRUCE.

9880

17

12

37

Bruce

Thomas H

1875

1949

Husband of Bertha M BRUCE.

9050

16

7

34

Bruce

William F

8 Jan 1925

29 Apr 1983

TSgt., US Air Force, WW II.

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8809

14

30

99

Bruner

Mildred

--

6 Feb 1961

Age:  64 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

17

?

25

Bryant

Arthur L

1877

18 Apr 1951

Husband of Della L BRYANT, 1st; and Herma SMITH BRYANT, 2nd, married 2 May 1914.  Son of John & Jennie (LONG) BRYANT.

7963

5

12

15

Bryant

Evelyn Ruth

8 Dec 1924

17 Aug 2007

nee CHANDLER.  Wife of Paul Edgar BRYANT.  Daughter of Charles & Ruth (SPROWL) CHANDLER. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7727

3

6

6

Bryant

Herma Smith

1868

13 Feb 1935

Second wife of Arthur L BRYANT.  Married 2 May 1914.

7964

5

12

15

Bryant

Paul Edgar

15 Sep 1912

22 Oct 1998

Husband of Evelyn Ruth (CHANDLER) BRYANT.

Pfc., US Army, WW II.

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7727

7728

3

6

6

Bryant

Paul Ray

27 Feb 1948

29 Aug 1990

Son of Paul Edgar & Evelyn Ruth BRYANT.

SP4, US Army, Vietnam.

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7727

3

6

6

Buchanan

Ella V

1853

1923

nee SWEARINGEN.  Wife of James BUCHANAN.  Daughter of William & Dora SWEARINGEN.

8368

14

10

219

Buchanan

James

1850

1920

Husband of Ella V (SWEARINGEN) BUCHANAN.

8367

14

10

219

Buckett

J Madge

--

5 Jun 1997

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

191

Buckley

Louise E

7 Dec 1903

19 Feb 1986

--

9950

17

16

46

Bullock

Infant

--

1 Aug 1975

--

NSF

13

?

32

Burkart

Nannie

Apr 1885

Apr 1933

nee QUIGGINS.  Wife of Grover BURKHART.  Married 8 Dec 1910.  Daughter of Marion & America (GRUBB) QUIGGINS.

(Note:  From cemetery and genealogy records.)

NSF

14

?

141

Burkhart

Arthur

27 Jul 1894

29 May 1957

Husband of Edith P BURKHART.

“Father”

8547

14

17

141

Burkhart

Deborrah Ann

25 Dec 1950

22 Aug 1997

nee JONES.  Daughter of Charles W & Evelyn M JONES.

9167

9166

16

8

102

Burkhart

Edith Christine

--

2 Apr 1931

Infant daughter of Arthur & Edith BURKHART.

8547

14

17

141

Burkhart

Edith P

24 Jan 1896

13 Mar 1989

Wife of Arthur BURKHART.

“Mother”

8547

14

17

141

Burkhart

Grover

18 Feb 1890

24 Sep 1950

Husband of Nannie A (QUIGGINS) BURKHART.  Married 8 Dec 1910.  Son of Peyton & Anna M (SELBY) BURKHART.

(Note:  From cemetery and genealogy records.)

NSF

14

?

141

Burkhart

J Earl

28 Dec 1908

25 Mar 1974

Husband of Ruth Mae BURKHART.  Married 12 Oct 1929.

8436

14

13

125

Burkhart

Noble

8 Dec 1885

13 Jul 1970

Husband of Opal BURKHART.

9210

16

9

103

Burkhart

Opal

1 Feb 1899

2 Sep 1977

Wife of Noble BURKHART.

9210

16

9

103

Burkhart

Ruth Mae

30 Jun 1911

21 Jan 1993

Wife of J Earl BURKHART.  Married 12 Oct 1929.

8436

14

13

125

Burns

Alice V

28 Sep 1926

13 Oct 1971

First wife of Harold L BURNS.

7911

5

9

21

Burns

Eva “Jessie Mae”

8 Apr 1896

9 Mar 1991

(Note:  Obituary reports given name is “Jessie Mae.”) 

7738

3

6

3

Burns

Harold L

4 Feb 1917

8 Nov 1997

Husband of Alice V BURNS,1st; and Mirtle BURNS, 2nd.

7911

5

9

21

Burns

Timothy

--

15 Apr 1987

“Stillborn”

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

14

?

162

Burns

William “Bill”

29 Aug 1955

20 Jan 2011

Son of Harold BURNS & Alice STOOPS-BURNS.

(Click here to view obituary.)

(Note:  All information from obituary.)

Note:  Cremains interred on parent's plot.

7911

5

9

21

Burton

Brian E

12 Nov 1969

18 Jan 1992

Son of Ray & Cindy BURTON.

Born in Bakersfield, California.

7706

3

5

27

Burton

Claire E

27 Oct 1930

--

Wife of Russell E BURTON.  Married 28 Oct 1948.

0229


3

6

27

Burton

George E

6 Jul 1882

1 Apr 1963

Husband of Rose E BURTON.

“Father”

9900

17

13

8

Burton

Ina I “Nancy

23 Aug 1929

--

nee CRAWFORD.  Wife of Robert J “Bob” BURTON.  Married 1 Sep 1950.

9968

17

17

46

Burton

Ralph E

1880

1933

First husband of Susan J (BRAMMER) BURTON KIRK.  Married 3 Jul 1904. 


Son of George T & N C
BURTON.

9557

16

19

63

Burton

Robert Joseph “Bob”

21 Mar 1928

17 Feb 2009

(Click here to view obituary.)Husband of Ina I “Nancy” (CRAWFORD) BURTON. 


Son of George & Rose (COOMER)
BURTON.

S2, US Navy, WW II.

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(Click here to view obituary.)

9968

9969

17

17

46

Burton

Rose E

7 Apr 1885

16 Jun 1960

Wife of George E BURTON.

“Mother”

9900

17

13

8

Burton

Russell Eugene

8 May 1928

13 Jul 2014

Husband of Claire E BURTON.  Married 28 Oct 1948


Son of Opal BURTON MITCHELL.  


S1, US Navy , WW II. 


(Click here to view obituary.)


0229

0231

3

6

27

Bury

Charles A

1878

1932

Husband of Hazel H BURY.

Spanish American War.  Co. C, 6th Ohio Vol. Inf.

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8637

14

22

163

Bury

Hazel H

1883

18 Apr 1961

Wife of Charles A BURY.

8636

14

22

163

Bury

Ora I

25 Dec 1905

18 May 1997

Wife of T Charles BURY.

“Mom”

8635

14

22

163

Bury

T Charles

10 Feb 1907

3 Feb 1975

Husband of Ora I BURY.  Son of Charles A & Hazel H BURY.

“Dad”

8635

14

22

163

Butterworth

Bertha M

25 Aug 1887

10 Jun 1933

nee PEARSON.  Wife of John F BUTTERWORTH.  Married 27 Jan 1906.  Daughter of Albert & Sarah (WENT) PEARSON. 

“Mother”

8488

14

15

148

Butterworth

Floyd

11 May 1910

9 Oct 1913

Son of John F & Bertha M (PEARSON) BUTTERWORTH.

8487

14

15

148

Butterworth

John F

4 May 1879

20 Dec 1929

Husband of Bertha M (PEARSON) BUTTERWORTH.  Married 27 Jan 1906.  Son of John & Mary (CREAMER) BUTTERWORTH.

“Father”

8489

14

15

148

Butterworth

Margaret

22 Nov 1912

29 Jan 1920

Daughter of John F & Bertha M (PEARSON) BUTTERWORTH.

8485

14

15

148

Butterworth

William H

1874

1944

Husband of Edith L BUTTERWORTH.  Married 8 Feb 1900.

8546

14

17

147

Bye

Bruce O

5 Oct 1904

23 Feb 1975

Husband of Clara M BYE.

9704

17

3

13

Bye

Clara M

31 Jan 1901

7 Jan 1971

Wife of Bruce O BYE.

9704

17

3

13

Bye

Cort E

1883

23 Apr 1958

Husband of J Eleanor BYE.

9848

17

10

9

Bye

Frederick G “Fred”

29 Oct 1913

23 Jan 1987

Husband of Helen F BYE.

7734

3

6

5

Bye

Harold

22 Sep 1910

22 Jul 1989

Husband of Alice BYE.  Son of Cort E & J Eleanor BYE.

“Father”

9847

17

10

9

Bye

Helen F

10 May 1924

26 Oct 1998

Wife of Frederick G “Fred” BYE.

7734

3

6

5

Bye

J Eleanor

1881

3 Oct 1963

Wife of Cort E BYE.

9848

17

10

9

Byres

Paul

--

1945

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

71

Byrne

Anna Ryman

1 Aug 1887

16 Jul 1973

nee RYMAN.  Wife of Patrick David BRYNE.

9576

9574

16

20

71

Byrne

John Charles

1879

1938

Husband of Louise BYRNE.

“Father”

8561

14

18

147

Byrne

John Charles “Sonny”

1927

1930

Son of John Charles BYRNE & Louise BRYNE SOWDER.

8562

14

18

147

Byrne

Neva A

17 May 1908

28 Jul 1975

“Mother”

8712

14

25

131

Byrne

Patrick David "Pat"

1 Mar 1930

19 Nov 2008

Husband of Norma BYRNE.  Son of Patrick D & Anna (RYMAN) BYRNE, Sr. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

9512

16

18

74

Byrne

Patrick David

5 Nov 1882

15 Nov 1948

Husband of Anna (RYMAN)  BYRNE.

“Father”

9575

9574

16

20

71

Byrne

Paul R “Bud”

7 Jul 1925

1 Oct 1945

Son of Patrick David & Anna (RYMAN) BRYNE.

Lt.

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9577

9574

16

20

71

Byrns

Anna

--

16 Jul 1973

Age:  85 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

16

?

71

Byrum

Cecil

1894

1960

Husband of Mary Emma (JOHNSON) BYRUM.  Married 14 Jun 1915.

7815

5

4

32

Byrum

Charles R

1919

1964

Husband of Norma Jean BYRUM.  Son of Cecil & Mary Emma (JOHNSON) BYRUM.

“Father”

7814

5

4

32

Byrum

Mary Emma

1897

1964

nee JOHNSON.  Wife of Cecil BYRUM.  Married 14 Jun 1915.

7815

5

4

32

Byrum

Norma Jean

1921

1944

Wife of Charles R BYRUM.

7813

5

4

32

Rows were numbered beginning on the west side of each section.  The Section plats of this cemetery are all of irregular shapes.  Twenty-one sections appear on the original layout, but only about the south half of the original is in use.


7621  Cemetery enterance.  Sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 are through the gate on the right (south)
8052  Looking east from Section 6.  View of Sections 12, 13 and 14; Sections 16 and 17 are in the far background.
8928  View of Secton 14, looking back toward the entrance (west) from the southeast corner of the cemetery.


9678  View of Section 16, looking west from the top of the hill.  The top of the county courthouse can be seen in the center of the photograph (1.75 miles.)  Coal mine silos and conveyors northwest of Princeton, in the  background (4.5 miles)