Memorial: M2686

Wall tablet in St Bartholomew’s Church, Hyde commemorating Edmund Norton d. 1600 who served at sea during the Armada Campaign

Location

St Bartholomew's Church, Hyde, Winchester, Hampshire, England

Transcript

'HERE LIETH THE BO / DY OF EDM NORTON / GENT OF TISTED AND / AVINGTON HOUSES / DESCENDED WHO HAD / 2D A DAY PENCION FOR / HIS GOOD SERVICE / BY SEAE IN ANO DNE 1588 / WHO DESSESED 10 / JULII 1600'

Details

Description: Winged cherub's head below inscription tablet.
Type: Wall tablet
Position: North transept

Event

Spanish Armada

Event Date

1588

Event Category

1584-1604 Conflict between England and Spain

People

Norton, Edmund
Age:
Date of Death: 10/7/1600
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:

Extra

Bibliography: Peter Clissold 'More Memorials in the Solent Area', 'Mariner's Mirror' vol. 67, p. 367 (Greenwich, 1981).

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