Memorial: M5078

Location

Kilkee, County Clare, Republic of Ireland

Details

Description: Four-ton chunk of local limestone engraved with names of the deceased.
Type: Memorial

People

Belic, Nenad
Age: 62
Date of Death: 3/2001
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Ocean rower
Organisation:
Bird, Peter
Age:
Date of Death: 1996
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Ocean rower
Organisation:
Hoare, John
Age:
Date of Death: 1966
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Ocean rower
Organisation:
Johnstone, David
Age:
Date of Death: 1966
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Ocean rower
Organisation:
Wilson, Andrew
Age: 22
Date of Death: 1981
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Ocean rower
Organisation:

Extra

Notes: To commemorate seven men lost in attempting to row the Atlantic by the west to east, northern route.
Bibliography: Jonathan Gornall 'Lost but not forgotten', 'Times' 20 March 2003.

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