Jack Stanton & James TomlinsonPrint Page
Fountain ecommemorates drowning victims Jack Stanton and James Tomlinson.
Jack Stanton and James Tomlinson both residents of Wentworthville were members of Sunday School party which had Scarborough for a picnic. When other members of the party got into difficulties went to their help but the undertow swept them out to sea.
|Address:||Station Street, Wentworthville, 2145|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.807258|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||01-October-1932|
|Actual Event End Date:||01-October-1932|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 21st December, 1935|
HO EVERYONE THAT THIRSTETH COME YE TO THE WATER
BUY WITHOUT MONEY AND WITHOUT PRICE ISAIAH LV.1
IN MEMORY OF
JACK WALTER STANTON AND
JACK ALEXANDER TOMLINSON
WHO PERISHED IN THE SERVICE OF
GOD AND THEIR FELLOW MEN.
DROWNED AT SCARBOROUGH ON
OCTOBER 1, 1932
MARKED BRAVERY WAS ALSO DISPLAYED
ON THIS OCCASION BY RITA TOMLINSON,
JOHN GEOFFREY HARPER & LEO STUBBS.
THIS FOUNTAIN WAS ERECTED BY DISTRICT RESIDENTS
UNVEILED MCMXXM E.J.A.WELLER. ARAIA.