Memorial: M2336

Gravestone at St Nicholas’s Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk commemorating George King Abee, d. 1872 in the loss of the ‘Serica’


St Nicholas's Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England


'ABEE, George King, who was lost after great suffering in the Chinese Sea with the ship 'Serica' on the Parcels Rocks November...1872 aged 23'


Position: Churchyard
Vessel: Serica


Abbe, George King
Age: 23
Date of Death: 3/11/1872
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Unknown
Organisation: James Findlay


Notes: The tea clipper ‘Serica' was wrecked on the Paracels, South China Sea on her final voyage. Only one of her twenty-three crew survived.
Recorder: William Donnan. Recorded in 1967

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