The West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser, 19 July 1850


Captain David MITCHELL, who was severely scalded when the "Queen" steamer was blown up at Devonport, lingered on in excruciating pain until the 23rd ult., when death put an end to his sufferings. He was brought home to  Calstock, and interred on the 24th ult.


Contributed by Isabel Harris