Tasmanian Seafarers' Memorial

James Thomas McGrath (1896)

The plaque reads ...

James Thomas McGrath (1898) James Thomas McGrath
born 3-11-1811 ~ drowned 21-12-1896
when whaleboat lost near Maria Island.
1841-1880 resided in Hobart
1883-1896 licensee Pembroke Hotel
Triabunna, also owner/captain of the East Coast trading ketch 'Victory'.
~ Gone but not forgotten ~