Memorial: M1195

Wall tablet at St Peter and St Paul, Fareham, Hampshire commemorating Captain James Thresher d. 1794


Church of St Peter and St Paul, Fareham, Hampshire, England


'Sacred to the Memory / of / Captn. JAMES THRESHER / of the Royal Navy / who died at St John's Newfoundland / on the 9th March 1794 / in the 26th Year of his Age.'


Description: In relief, above the inscription tablet a draped urn and a curved-sided pedestal carved with a foul anchor. On either side, naval trophies. The carved and painted family arms on the apron.
Type: Wall tablet
Position: West end nave
Materials: Marble


Thresher, James
Age: 26
Date of Death: 9/3/1794
Cause of Death: Unknown
Rank / Occupation: Captain RN
Organisation: Royal Navy


Recorder: B. Tomlinson 2018
Photographer: B. Tomlinson

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