Memorial: M6582

Memorial at Portsmouth to Captain Jenkin Jones RN  d. 1843, of Trinity House

Location

Cathedral of St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth

Transcript

‘To the Memory of / CAPT. JENKIN JONES R.N. / One of the Elder Brethren of the Trinity House / Whilst of a tour of inspection in the Vestal / Trinity Steam Yacht was accidentally drowned in the / Bristol Channel July 14th 1843 Aged 49 Years / Also of WILLIAM BENJAMIN JONES / Son of the above who died after a short illness / Aged 18 Years and 7 months / Not lost but gone before.’

Details

Description: Ledger
Type: Ledger
Position: Nave floor
Materials: Stone
Vessel: Vestal

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