Category Archives: Fishing

Dean Road Cemetery, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England

Memorial at Dean Road Cemetery, Scarborough commemorating Robert Heritage d. 1915 in the loss of S.T. ‘Condor’

Location

Dean Road Cemetery, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England

Transcript

'ROBERT HERITAGE Skipper of the S.T. Condor who was drowned May 29 1915 aged 44 years'

Details

Vessel: Condor

Event Category

1914 - 1918 First World War

People

Heritage, Robert
Age: 44
Date of Death: 29/5/1915
Cause of Death: War casualty
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Notes: ST 'Condor' sank after hitting a mine.

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Charles Barber d. 1884

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'CHARLES BARBER aged 46 perished with his Smack 'Greyhound' in the Swin. Sept. 3 1884 and buried in his churchyard'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Greyhound

People

Barber, Charles
Age: 46
Date of Death: 3/9/1884
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating William Riddett d. 1883

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'WILLIAM RIDDETT aged 46 Master of the the Smack 'Pride' lost in the North Sea Dec 12 1883'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Pride

People

Riddett, William
Age: 46
Date of Death: 12/12/1883
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Theodore Barber d. 1884

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'THEODORE BARBER aged 16 perished with his Father in the smack 'Greyhound' in the Swin Sept 3 1884'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Greyhound

People

Barber, Theodore
Age: 16
Date of Death: 3/9/1884
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Albert Rouse d. 1890

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'ALBERT ROUSE aged 26 drowned from the Smack 'Sibyl' off Emsworth May 8th 1890 and buried at Emsworth'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Sibyl

People

Rouse, Albert
Age: 26
Date of Death: 8/5/1890
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating George Plummer d. 1891

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'George I Plummer aged 15 Lost from the smack 'Gemini' off Dover November 11 1891'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Gemini

People

Plummer, George I.
Age: 15
Date of Death: 11/11/1891
Cause of Death: Vessel loss
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Henry Sherman d. 1895

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'Henry Sherman aged 48 Lost in the smack "Neddy Campbell" In the North Sea December 1895'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Neddy Campbell

People

Sherman, Henry
Age: 48
Date of Death: 12/1895
Cause of Death: Vessel loss
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Notes: 'Neddy Campbell' of Grimsby, missing presumed lost, 5 December 1895.
Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

St Oswald's Church, Filey, North Yorkshire, England

Plaque at St Oswald’s Church, Filey commemorating local fishermen who died at sea 1901-1948

Location

St Oswald's Church, Filey, North Yorkshire, England

Transcript

'THIS TABLET RECORDS THE NAMES OF FILEY FISHERMAN / WHO PERISHED AT SEA & WHOSE BODIES WERE NEVER FOUND. / 1901 / RICHARD DOUGLAS / ARTHUR DOUGLAS / 1903 / JOHN WILLIS / 1908 / JOHN WHEELER CRIMLISK. / 1911 / GEORGE SCALES / JAMES HY. NEWBY JENKINSON / ROBERT HAXBY / 1916 / JOHN RICHARD CAMMISH / 1919 / MATTHEW CRIMLISK / WILFRED CRIMLISK, / THOMAS ROBERT CRIMLISK, / WILLIAM JENKINSON, / THOMAS CASTLE JENKINSON, / RICHARD BAXTER COWLING, / RICHARD CAMMISH JENKINSON, / MATTHEW CAMMISH / MORTIMER SCALES / 1925 / ROBERT HAXBY JOHNSON / NOV 1925 / JOHN ROBERT JENKINSON, / ROBERT JENKINSON / GEORGE BAXTER JENKINSON / GEORGE JOHNSON CRIMLISK, / WILLIAM CAPPLEMAN CAMMISH, / JOSEPH EDWARD COLLEY, / EDWIN CHAPMAN JENKINSON, / GEORGE JENKINSON, / 1939 / TOM ROBERT SCOTTER / 1940 / WILLIAM COLLING / 1948 / RICHARD FERGUSON CAMMISH / THY WAY IS IN THE SEA & THY PATH IN THE GREAT WATERS'

Details

Type: Plaque
Position: South aisle of nave, east end south wall
Materials: Marble

People

Cammish, John Richard
Age:
Date of Death: 1916
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Cammish, Matthew
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Cammish, William Cappleman
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Cammish, Richard Ferguson
Age:
Date of Death: 1948
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Colley, Joseph Edward
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Colling, William
Age:
Date of Death: 1940
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Cowling, Richard Baxter
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
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Crimlisk, Matthew
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Crimlisk, Wilfred
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Crimlisk, Thomas Robert
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Crimlisk, John Wheeler
Age:
Date of Death: 1908
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Crimlisk, George Johnson
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
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Douglas, Richard
Age:
Date of Death: 1901
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Douglas, Arthur
Age:
Date of Death: 1901
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Haxby, Robert
Age:
Date of Death: 1911
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, James Henry Newby
Age:
Date of Death: 1911
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Jenkinson, Richard Cammish
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, John Robert
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, Robert
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Jenkinson, George Baxter
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Jenkinson, William
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Jenkinson, Thomas Castle
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Jenkinson, Edwin Chapman
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, George
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Johnson, Robert Haxby
Age:
Date of Death: 1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Scales, George
Age:
Date of Death: 1911
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Scales, Mortimer
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Scotter, Tom Robert
Age:
Date of Death: 1939
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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Willis, John
Age:
Date of Death: 1903
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
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All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating William John White d. 1887

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'WILLIAM JOHN WHITE aged 15 a native of London lost from the Smack 'First' in the North Sea May 13 1887'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: First

People

White, William John
Age: 15
Date of Death: 13/5/1887
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Alfred Death d. 1891

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'ALFRED DEATH aged 46 Lost in the Smack 'Glance' in the North Sea January 1891'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Glance

People

Death, Alfred
Age: 46
Date of Death: 1/1891
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).