In the Valley Cemetery, under shadow of Stirling Castle is the amazing star pyramid, built in 1863
"Consider mine enemies, how many they are. And they bear a tyrannous hate against me"
The beautiful Martyr's monument stands nearby in the graveyard was commissioned
The graveyard contains many curious memorials, including the grave of a victim of graverobbers, Mary Stevenson. The stone shows death with a gravediggers spade standing over the body of a woman.