Memorial: M5946

Memorial at Highgate Cemetery, London commemorating Captain Peter Heywood RN d. 1831


Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London, England


'In Memory of / FRANCIS HEYWOOD, / Widow of Captn Peter Heywood, R.N. / she died Octr. 28th, 1863, aged 81. / Also of / Captn. PETER HEYWOOD, R.N., / One of the Midshipmen on board / H.M.S. Bounty / Captn. Bligh. / He died February 10th, 1831, aged 58. / His remains are deposited in the vaults / Under the Old Church, Highgate, / Requiescat in Pace'


Vessel: HMS Bounty


Heywood, Peter
Age: 58
Date of Death: 10/2/1831
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Captain RN
Organisation: Royal Navy


Bibliography: Frederick Teague Cansick 'Epitaphs of Middlesex' (London, 1869) vol ii, p. 185.

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