The inscription on the stone reads:

...the waste land at Coupe Gr(een belonging)
to George Smith - wher
(eon)
He hath erected this school
(and)
other buildings at his own
(ex-)
pence and the said George Smith in charity towards...
Poor children has consigned
the same for Ever to be applied
for the instruction of Poor
Children living in this district.
(Suffer) little children to come to (Me)
of such is the kingdom
(of)
Heaven.
Mark Chapter 10th Verse 14th
1787

The text in brackets has been added for completeness.

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