Memorial: M1612

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating Hazell Downes d. 1873

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'Hazell W. Downes aged 15 drowned from the yacht 'Sylph' off Greenhithe Dec 23 1873'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Sylph

People

Downes, Hazell
Age: 15
Date of Death: 23/12/1873
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: yacht crew
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Elspeth McAdam 'Peril on the Sea','Family Tree' vol. 5, p. 30 (Jan 1989). Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001).

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