Parish Notes

Plaque: Allenby, FCH., CBE., 1864-1934

Photo: J. Brown

In St. Cuthbert's Church is a plaque which reads:

Frederick Claude Hynman Allenby, C.B.E.
Captain Royal Navy
21st September 1864 - 1st August 1934.
died and buried at sea.
And the spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters.
And his wife
Edith Mabel Allenby
30th March 1878 - 28th January 1956.

The Peerage
National Portrait Gallery