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- Sandstone obelisk
- IN MEMORY OF/MR. CHARLES D. CAYLEY/AGED 17 YEARS/AND/MR. WILLIAM N. JEWELL/AGED 19 YEARS/MIDSHIPMEN OF H.M.S. SHEARWATER/TWO PROMISING YOUNG/OFFICERS DROWNED BY/THE UPSETTING OF THEIR/BOAT NEAR THIS PLACE/17TH MAY 1844/THIS MONUMENT IS/ERECTED/IN TOKEN OF THEIR WORTH/BY/CAPTAIN ROBINSON/AND OFFICERS/OF THE ABOVE VESSEL
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- Names on memorial
- Cayley, Charles D
Jewell, William N
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- Non-Combat Deaths
Total names on memorial: 2
Served and returned: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, age, manner of death, date of death, other
Order of information: surname
- Non-Combat Deaths
Materials: Stone - Sandstone
- Trust fund/Scholarship
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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