Memorial: M4207

Gravestone in St Mylor, Cornwall dedicated to Joseph Crapp d. 1770

Location

St Melorus's Church, St Mylor, Cornwall, England

Transcript

'In / Memory of Mr / JOSEPH CRAPP ship / wright who died 26 of / Nov 1770 aged 43 years. / Alas Friend Joseph / His End was Almost Sudden / As thou the mandate came / Express from Heaven / his foot it Slip And he did fall / help help he cries and that was all'

Details

Type: Gravestone

People

Crapp, Joseph
Age: 43
Date of Death: 26/11/1770
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Shipwright
Organisation:

Extra

Recorder: David Bailey 1997