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Captain K.R. Jordan , Captain J.R.Nance, Coxswain J.C. Clayton & Abel Seaman A.R. McRaePrint Page Print this page

Sea Pilots & Crew Plaque : December 2013
Sea Pilots & Crew Plaque : December 2013
Photographs supplied by Nancy Alford

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.

Location

Address:Hobsons & Mercer Streets, St George the Martyr Church , Queenscliff, 3225
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.265964
Long: 144.659014
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Religious Object
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy

Dedication

Front Inscription

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"

Source: MA
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