Captain K.R. Jordan , Captain J.R.Nance, Coxswain J.C. Clayton & Abel Seaman A.R. McRaePrint Page
Four pilot launch navigation lights placed in the church by the Port Phillip Sea Pilots in memory of the sea pilots and crew who lost their lives in the performance of their duties.
|Address:||Hobsons & Mercer Streets, St George the Martyr Church , Queenscliff, 3225|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.265964|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Monument Type:||Religious Object|
THE FOUR PILOT LAUNCH NAVIGATION LIGHTS ABOVE THE DOORWAY WERE PLACED HERE BY THE PORT PHILLIP SEA PILOTS IN MEMORY OF
CAPTAIN K.R. JORDON WHO LOST HIS LIFE WHILE ABOUT TO BOARD A VESSEL OUTSIDE THE HEADS ON 15 SEPTMBER 1983
THE PILOT AND CREW
CAPTAIN J.R. NANCE,
COXSWAIN J.C. CLAYTON
AND ABLE SEAMAN A.R. MC RAE
WHO LOST THEIR LIVES WHEN PILOT LAUNCH “ GEORGE TOBIN” WAS OVERWHELMED BY THE HUGE SEAS IN THE EARLY HOURS OF 15TH AUGUST 1991
“LORD HEAR US WHEN WE PRAY TO THEE FOR THOSE IN PERIL ON THE SEA"