Category Archives: Fishing

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:

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

Church of St Margaret and All Saints, Pakefield, Suffolk, England

Memorial at the Church of St Margaret and All Saints, Pakefield, Suffolk commemorating George Thompson, RNR, d. 1918 and Charles Thompson, d. 1926

Location

Church of St Margaret and All Saints, Pakefield, Suffolk, England

Transcript

'George Edward THOMPSON who lost his life on HMD 'Golden Gain' off Dover 15 Feb 1918 aged 23 years. Charles William Thompson lost off the SD 'Buckler' off Newlyn on 16 April 1926 aged 23. William George Thompson (their father) died 4 March 1902 aged 46. Emma Thompson (their mother) died 14 Feb 1926 aged 70'

Details

Position: Churchyard
Vessel: Buckler, HM Drifter Golden Gain

Event Category

1914-1918 First World War

People

Thompson, George Edward
Age: 23
Date of Death: 15/2/1918
Cause of Death: War casualty
Rank / Occupation: Deck Hand
Organisation: Royal Naval Reserve
Thompson, Charles William
Age: 23
Date of Death: 16/4/1926
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation: Unknown

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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:

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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:

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

St Margaret's Church, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England

Memorial at St Margaret’s Church, Lowestoft, Suffolk commemorating Richard Powles, d. 1808

Location

St Margaret's Church, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England

Transcript

'Richard Powles, late of this parish, fisherman; died 12 Jan 1808 aged 81 years.'

Details

Type: Gravestone
Position: Churchyard

People

Powles, Richard
Age: 81
Date of Death: 12/1/1808
Cause of Death: Unknown
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation: Unknown

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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:
Organisation:
Cammish, Matthew
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
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:
Organisation:
Colling, William
Age:
Date of Death: 1940
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Cowling, Richard Baxter
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Crimlisk, Matthew
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
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:
Organisation:
Crimlisk, John Wheeler
Age:
Date of Death: 1908
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Crimlisk, George Johnson
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Douglas, Richard
Age:
Date of Death: 1901
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Douglas, Arthur
Age:
Date of Death: 1901
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
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:
Organisation:
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:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, George Baxter
Age:
Date of Death: 11/1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, William
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Jenkinson, Thomas Castle
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
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:
Organisation:
Johnson, Robert Haxby
Age:
Date of Death: 1925
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Scales, George
Age:
Date of Death: 1911
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Scales, Mortimer
Age:
Date of Death: 1919
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Scotter, Tom Robert
Age:
Date of Death: 1939
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:
Willis, John
Age:
Date of Death: 1903
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:

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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).

Lowestoft Cemetery, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England

Memorial at Lowestoft Cemetery, Lowestoft, Suffolk commemorating Daniel Gray d. 1937

Location

Lowestoft Cemetery, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England

Transcript

'Daniel Gray (fisherman) died April 15th 1937 aged 67 also of Jane Elizabeth Gray died June 9th 1940 aged 70'

Details

Type: Gravestone
Position: Plot 23

People

Grey, Daniel
Age: 67
Date of Death: 15/4/1937
Cause of Death: Unknown
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation: Unknown

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