St. George’s, St George’s, Bermuda
Midshipman Richard Sutherland Dale
then known as Stennett’s Hotel
died on February 22, 1815
in his twenty-first year,
Midshipman Richard Sutherland Dale,
of the American frigate, President,
severely wounded when that vessel,
commanded by Commodore S. Decatur,
after a 15 hour engagement
was captured by H. M. S. Endymion
commanded by Captain Henry Hope
and brought into St. George’s Harbour.
Midshipman Dale is buried in
St. Peter’s Churchyard.
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This building was restored in 1956
Onions and Bouchard Architects
Location. 32° 22.871′ N, 64° 40.612′ W. Marker is in St. George’s, St George’s. Marker is on King Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Government House (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Moore (within shouting distance of this marker); John Till (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Settlement of Bermuda (about 120 meters away); The Broad Arrow (approx. 15.8 kilometers away in Dockyards); Victualling Yard North Rock Beacon (approx. 16.1 kilometers away in Dockyards); The Great Western Storehouse (approx. 16.1 kilometers away in Dockyards). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. George’s.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
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