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Latitude: 50.7823 / 50°46'56"N
Longitude: -1.0962 / 1°5'46"W
OS Eastings: 463810
OS Northings: 98472
OS Grid: SZ638984
Mapcode National: GBR VQ7.66
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.W6H
Entry Name: Aboukir Memorial
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386938
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474354
Location: Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southsea St Jude
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6398SE CLARENCE ESPLANADE, Southsea
774-1/26/327 Aboukir Memorial
Monument. c1875, restored 1984. By Baker of Southsea. Ashlar
stone. 4-sided obelisk on stepped base. Inscriptions read
"Erected by Commodore A.F.R. De Horsey, A.D.C., the Officers
and men 1873-1874 on board H.M.S. Aboukir. In memory of 48
Officers and Men who died during the epidemic of yellow fever
on board H.M.S. Aboukir at Jamaica in 1873-74". Bronze plaque
reads "Restored in 1984 by the descendants of Mr A.E. Thomas
and Mrs E.E. Thomas".
(Berridge DW: Monuments and Memorials in the City of
Listing NGR: SZ6425599150
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