October 7, 1835, Spa Villa, Bath, England.

March 10, 1917, Newport, Monmouthshire, England.

Pierpoint graduated from Queens’ College, Cambridge (1857), and later taught classics at Somersetshire College. He lived at Babbacombe, Devon, and elsewhere. His works include:

  1. For the Beauty of the Earth
  2. O Cross, O Cross of Shame