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Thomas Rutherford , chief engineer of steamship "Kepler"...

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Old 19th February 2018, 15:54
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Thomas Rutherford , chief engineer of steamship "Kepler"...

... who died in Sulina Port ( Danube mouth) in 1875 and buried in Maritime Cemetery from this port.

“ Sacred to the memory of Thomas RUTHERFORD of Houdon Pans England Chief Engineer of Steam Ship KEPLER of North Shields, who departed this life at the 26 day of July 1875 at Sulina , aged 36 years”

This Stone was erected by Cap. MEGGISON of Steam Ship Kepler, and MIDRAL AZZAPARDI shipping agest for Bouffshin Association in Malta. "

Need information about this chief engineer, his ship details ( maybe photo ) , owner , etc.


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