Royal Naval Museum

 

Memorial to Captain W Broughton

Plaque erected in 1850 to the memory of Captain William Broughton, son of Captain WR Broughton, who fought by his father in command of HMS Primrose on the West Coast of Africa Station, to capture the Spanish slave ship Veloz Passagera, 1830.

To see a painting of HMS Primrose capturing a slave ship click here.