Memorial: M5818

Memorial at Portknockie harbour, Portknockie, Scotland commemorating all those who lost their lives at sea


Portknockie, Moray, Scotland


“Precious to us are the memories / of our men and boys / who lost their lives at sea // Peace be still”

“This memorial is dedicated by / the people of PORTKNOCKIE / to all fishermen / who lost their lives at sea / a dedication service was conducted by / Supt. Ray Hall of the R.N.M.D.S.F. / on Sunday 15th July 2004."


Description: Main memorial - granite memorial plaque with foul anchor and text set into a cone-shaped base faced with pink rock.
A second granite plaque is position close by.

Type: Plaque set into a base
Position: Above Portknockie harbour
Materials: Granite and stone


Notes: Portknockie was a significant herring fishing harbour port in the 19th century.
Photographer: P Lacey