Memorial: M1457

Memorial tile in All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, commemorating William Taylor d. 1876

Location

All Saints Church, Brightlingsea, Essex, England

Transcript

'WILLIAM TAYLOR / aged 22 / lost from the Yacht 'Iona’ / off Portland / Aug, 22 1876 / buried at Steeple Lulworth'

Details

Type: Memorial tile
Vessel: Iona

People

Taylor, William
Age: 22
Date of Death: 22/8/1876
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Yacht crew
Organisation: Unknown

Extra

Bibliography: Alfred L. Wakeling and Peter Moon 'Tiles of Tragedy' (Brightlingsea, 2001)

Photographer: P Lacey