Epitaph from Captain Wawn's headstone
In Loving Memory of
WILLIAM TWIZELL WAWN
A NAVIGATOR AN AUTHOR AND AN ARTIST
BORN AT WEST BOLTON, DURHAM, ENGLAND 1837
DIED AT SYDNEY HOSPITAL FROM A CAB ACCIDENT
5th JULY 1901
After life's life forever
HOME IS THE SAILOR, HOME FROM THE SEA
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Single plot with marble monument; sandstone kerb with railing - in good condition.
Symbols on monument: Anchor on Roman cross; Masonic symbol; laurel leaves
Old Church of England Cemetery
Rookwood Necropolis, Sydney, NSW, Australia.
With thanks to Patricia J Cosgrove, Sydney.