Brock, Priam (d. 1832) X-13

Location:

New North Cemetery
Section no: X
Memorial no: 13
Orientation: West

See map of this cemetery: https://cemeteries.nha.org/new-north-cemetery/sections-w-x-ee-ff/

Personal Information

Name: Captain Priam P. Brock
Gender: Male
Age: 33 years
Birth:
Death: September 15 1832
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Number interred: 2


Notes

Inscription:
CAPT.
PRIAM P. BROCK
Died Sept. 15, 1832
AGED
33 yrs. 3 mos 3 days
—-
ANN
his wife
Died Dec 29, 1878
AGED
81 yrs. 8 mos. 26 ds.

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Biographical notes: Priam P. Brock (1789-1832) was Master of the Bark “Franklin” out of Rochester, Massachusetts. He and his boat crew were lost while fast to a whale in the south Atlantic, September 23, 1832.
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Inscription Condition: Clear but worn


Monument

Stone Composition: Marble
Stone Shape: Round top
Type of Monument:
Monument Condition: Sound, in place|Leaning|Discolored/stained
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Shape of text panel:
Main motif: Lettering only
Marginal motif: Line border
Width of stone: 1′ 7.5″
Thickness of stone: 3″
Length of slab: 3′ 4″
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Data Collection

Date data collected: June and July 2003
GPS marker location:
Stone exists 1900:
Stone exists 2002:
Stone exists 2003: Yes
Stone exists 2004:
Stone exists 2005:
Footstone exists: No
Location note:
Citation source: Preservation Institute Nantucket students
Field recorder: Susan Jolley or Jill Donlon
Data input by: Penny Snow
Reviewed by: Automatic