Memorial: M610

Gravestone in Hong Kong Cemetery commemorating Edward Duggan d. 1884 and Thomas M. Irvine d. 1884 in the loss of SS ‘Miramar’

Location

Hong Kong Cemetery, Happy Valley, Hong Kong, China, Rest of the World

Transcript

'In memory of Edward John DUGGAN, late master of S.S. 'Miramar', born at Padstow? Cornwall, August 1st. 1852, died at Hong Kong July 14th. 1884 aged 32 years. Also in memory of Thomas M IRVINE Master of S.S. 'Miramar' aged 39 years who lost his life when the vessel foundered at sea in a typhoon September 17th 1884'

Details

Description: Column on plinth.
Type: Gravestone
Vessel: SS Miramar

Event Category

19th century conflicts in Asia

People

Duggan, Edward John
Age: 32
Date of Death: 14/7/1884
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Master
Organisation:
Irvine, Thomas M.
Age: 39
Date of Death: 17/9/1884
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Master
Organisation:

Extra

Recorder: Christine Thomas