Franklin

Franklin (HM27RY)

Location: London, England SW1Y 4AR Greater London
Country: United Kingdom
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N 51° 30.392', W 0° 7.927'

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Inscription
Franklin

To the Great Arctic Navigator
And His Brave Companions
Who Sacrificed Their Lives in Completing
The Discovery of the North West Passage
A.D. 1847-8
Erected By the Unanimous Vote of Parliament

( south side )
Her Majesty's Ship Terror

Officers

F.R.M. Crozier · Edward Little · George H. Hodgson · John Irving · Frederick Hornby · Robert Thomas · Thomas Blanky · John S. Peddie · Alexander McDonald · G.A. Macbean · E.J.H. Helpman · Thomas Honey · John Lane · James Thompson
Petty Officers

John Diggle · Henry Peglar · William Gibson · Cornelius Hickey · William Goddard · Reuben Male · Alexander Wilson · John Wilson · Thomas Darlington · William Johnson · Thomas R. Farr · Luke Smith · David McDonald · John Kenley · William Rhodes · Thomas Johnson · Thomas Armitage · Samuel Honey · Thomas Jopson · Edwd. Gence · John Torrington
Able Seamen

George J. Cann · William Strong · David Sims · John Bailey · William Jerry · Henry Sait · Alexander Berry · John Handford · John Bate · Samuel Crispie · Charles Johnson · William Shanks · David Leys · William Sinclair · George Kinnaird · Ed. Laurence · Magnus Manson · James Walker · William Wentzall
Royal Marines

Solomon



Tozer · William Hedges · William Heather · Henry Wilks · John Hammond · James Daly
Boys

Robert Colding · Thomas Evans
"They forged the last link with their lives."

( north side )
Her Majesty's Ship Erebus

Officers

Sir J. Franklin Kt. K.C.H. · James Fitzjames · Graham Core · H.T. Leonard Vesconte · J.W. Fairholme · Robert O. Sargent · Charles F. Des Veux · Edward Couch · James Reid · Stephen S. Stanley · Gh H. Osmer · Harry D.S. Goodsir · Henry F. Collins · Thomas Terry · John Weekes · John Gregory
Petty Officers

Samuel Brown · Richard Wall · Robert Sinclair · Joseph Andrews · William Fowler · James W. Brown · John Cowie · John Sullivan · Philip Reddington · John Murray · John Bridgens · Thomas Watson · Thomas Plater · William Smith · Francis Dunn · Edmund Hoar · Daniel Arthur · William Bell · John Downing · James Hart · Richard Aylmore · James Rigden
Able Seamen

George Thompson · John Hartnell · John Strickland · Thomas Hartnell · William Orren · William Clossan · Charles Coombs · John Morfin · Charles Best · Thomas McConvey · Henry Lloyd · Thomas Work · Robert Ferrier · Josephus Geater · George Williams · Thomas Tadmsn · Abraham Seely · Francis Pocock · Robert Johns · William Mark
Royal Marines

Daniel



Bryant · Alexander Paterson · Robert Hopcroft · William Pilkington · William Braine · Joseph Healey · William Reed
Boys

George Chambers · David Young
"They forged the last link with their lives."
Details
HM NumberHM27RY
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Date Added Friday, May 25th, 2018 at 10:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 699020 N 5710055
Decimal Degrees51.50653333, -0.13211667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 51° 30.392', W 0° 7.927'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds51° 30' 23.52" N, 0° 7' 55.62" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17 Waterloo Pl, London England SW1Y 4AR, GB
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