Category Archives: Fishing

Trinity Road Cemetery, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England

Gravestone at Trinity Road Cemetery, Cleethorpes commemorating William Newton d. 1892 in the loss of the ‘Albion’

Location

Trinity Road Cemetery, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England

Transcript

'In loving memory of William Newton lost at sea with the whole of the crew in the steam trawler 'Albion' of Grimsby Jan 1892 aged 30 years'

Details

Type: Gravestone
Vessel: Albion

People

Newton, William
Age: 30
Date of Death: 1/1892
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:

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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:

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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 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:

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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 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).

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:

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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 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).

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:

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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 Thomas Death d. 1875

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'Thomas Death aged 43 lost off Yarmouth in the smack 'Honour' July 31 1875'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Honour

People

Death, Thomas
Age: 43
Date of Death: 31/7/1875
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).