Memorial: M475

Location

Fort Canning Cemetery, Singapore

Transcript

'Sacred/to the memory of/HENRY LOVI/born in EDINBURGH 1804/and departed this life/at SINGAPORE/the 12th of April 1856'

Details

Type: Tablet
Position: South boundary wall (241)
Artists: Llewellyn & Co
Vessel: Pasha

People

Lovi, Henry
Age: 52
Date of Death: 12/4/1856
Cause of Death: Sunstroke
Rank / Occupation: Salvage Engineer.
Organisation: P & O Line

Extra

Notes: Lovi was a salvage engineer who died of sunstroke while working on recovery of bullion from 'Pasha'.
Bibliography: Alan Harfield 'Early Cemeteries in Singapore' (Putney, 1988) p. 84.

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