SJ0081 : The plaque on the Rhyl Lifeboat Memorial

taken 4 years ago, near to Rhyl, Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych, Great Britain

The plaque on the Rhyl Lifeboat Memorial
The plaque on the Rhyl Lifeboat Memorial
The plaque on the Rhyl Lifeboat Memorial SJ0081 : Rhyl Lifeboat Memorial reads:

RHYL LIFEBOAT MEMORIAL

In memory of the six crew members of Rhyl Lifeboat
who lost their lives whilst on service January 22nd 1853.

David George, John Evans, John Edwards,
Phillip Jones, Thomas Jones & William Parry

The Lifeboat "Gwylan-Y-Mor" (The Seagull) was returning
to Rhyl in a north easterly gale when she was capsized by heavy seas
when close to shore and safety. Three crew clung to the
boat until it was washed ashore, six crew were lost.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 2 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  People, Events 
Date (from Tags)
2013  1853 
Person (from Tags)
David George  John Evans  John Edwards  Phillip Jones  Thomas Jones  William Parry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 0072 8167 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.3566N 3:29.5172W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 0072 8167
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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