Allan, John

BORN 8 Aug 1790, Whitby, Yorkshire - DIED 29 May 1865, Deptford, Greater London
GRAVE LOCATION London: Nunhead Cemetery, Linden Grove

John Allan was the owner of ships in both his native Whitby and London. After his death in 1865 he was buried at Nunhead Cemetery in London where the sculptor Matthew Noble based his tomb upon the Pavaya Mausoleum at Xanthos. Allan's son John Harrison Allan (1820-1882) was a shipowner as well and also a travel writer.

Related persons
• had grave monument executed by Noble, Matthew


The grave of John Allan at Nunhead Cemetery, London.
Picture by Androom (03 Aug 2019)


Allent, Pierre Alexandre Joseph

Published: 18 Jul 2021
Last update: 18 Jul 2021