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Cathedral, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Location

Cathedral, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Transcript

'Sacred to the memory of the commander, / officer and ship's company of the / Hon East India Company's steam frigate Cleopatra / which is supposed to have foundered / in a hurricane off the coast of Malabar on the 15th day of April 1847. / There were lost in the ill-fated vessel- / J A Young Commander, / C Eden, / H Ralph, / T Lawes, Lieutenants. / J C Carr assistant surgeon,/ F Nott mate, / J Soady Midshipman, / T Croad clerk in charge, / W S B Hadley captain's clerk. / Together with a crew of 142 souls. / This monument is erected by the officers and / seamen of the Indian Navy as a tribute of / respect to their lamented colleagues'

Details

Description: The inscription flanked by tridents and wreaths, trophies on top include, flags and anchor, a shield, sword and gun.
Type: Wall tablet
Position: North wall C88 N14
Artists: Bovey
Vessel: HEIC Cleopatra

People

Carr, J. C.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Assistant Surgeon HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Croad, T.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Clerk in charge HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Eden, C.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Lieutenant HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Hadley, W. S. B.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Captain's clerk HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Lawes, T.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Lieutenant HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Nott, F.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Mate HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Ralph, H.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Lieutenant HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Soady, J.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Midshipman HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company
Young, J.
Age:
Date of Death: 15/4/1847
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Master HEIC
Organisation: Honourable East India Company

Extra

Bibliography: 'Illustrated London News' (February 1853) p.157.

St Nicholas's Church, Rushbrooke village, Suffolk, England

Location

St Nicholas's Church, Rushbrooke village, Suffolk, England

Transcript

'JERMYN RUSHBROOKE/CAPTAIN/ROYAL NAVY/1890-1968'

Details

Type: Cremation marker
Position: North side churchyard

People

Rushbrooke, Jermyn
Age:
Date of Death: 1968
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Captain RN
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Notes: Born 5/4/1890. Also tablet inside church.