Grave marker, H. Brockloae

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Grave marker
Grave marker


Object name / Title

Grave marker


Category

Social history


Object Description

Wooden marker from the grave of H. Brockloae, who was buried in Grytviken cemetery in 1871. H. Brockloae was cooper on the bark "Trinity". Marker was repaired in 1919. Painted white with black lettering but much has flaked away. Marked 'IN MEMORY / H. BROCKLOAE / COOPER of BARK. TRINITY / NEW LONDON CONN / AC. 35 DEAD JAN the 10 1871 / REP 1919 / D. ROGERS. MASTER'.


Measurement

H. 290mm x L. 580mm

Object Location

Larsen Room


Date Recorded

20/4/2008


Accession Number

SGHT.1995.1.219

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