Gravestone at Holy Trinity Church, Caister-on-Sea commemorating Alice Balfour d. 1857 in the wreck of the ‘Ontario’
Holy Trinity Church, Caister-on-Sea, Norfolk, England
In memory of Alice, wife of Capt. Balfour of Blackpool who perished on the Barber Sands from the wreck of the 'Ontario' on the night of the 22nd October, 1857, aged 49 years'
Date of Death: 22/10/1857
Cause of Death: Vessel loss
Rank / Occupation: Passenger
Bibliography: Charles Mackie 'Norfolk Annals' vol. II.