Memorial: M5566

Memorial at St Mura’s Graveyard, Fahan, County Donegal commemorating Lieutenant Matthew Milldridge, RN, d. 1810


St Mura's Graveyard, Fahan, County Donegal, Republic of Ireland


'SACRED / To the Memory of Lieutenant / Matthew Milldridge of his Majesty’s / Ship Emerald who was killed by accident / on the 14th October 1810 In the 21st year of / his age / This Monument is Erected by / Captain Maitland and Officers of / his Majesty’s Ship Emerald as a tribute / of their affectionate regard.


Description: Slate slab 213 x 106 cm
Type: Ledger
Materials: Slate
Vessel: HMS Emerald


Milldridge, Matthew
Age: 21
Date of Death: 14/10/1810
Cause of Death: Maritime Accident
Rank / Occupation: Lieutenant
Organisation: Royal Navy


Recorder: Owen McGonagle