Photocopied press cutting (15 July 1966); Publication A Short History of the Parish Church of Dovercourt, including a description of the monument erected to the memory of C. A. Fryatt (May 1977).
Material relating to Charles Algernon Fryatt
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Administrative / Biographical History
Charles Algernon Fryatt, Captain of the Great Eastern Railway Steamship SS Brussels, captured by four German submarines on 23 June 1916, was taken to Ruhleben and then Bruges where he was put on trial for attempting to ram a German submarine. He was illegally executed on 27 July 1916, and his body later brought back for burial at Dovercourt.
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The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Cooper of Harwich.
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Ruhleben catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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