Monument over dead sailors

Dødemandsbjergene is a big monument, erected by the Danish reporters in memory of the 1391 English marines, who at Christmas 1811 drowned in the sea by Thorsminde, when two English man-of-wars Sct. George and Defence founded in the breakers. The monument is situated approx. 800 m south of Thorsminde.

Visit the exhibition of the event at Strandingsmuseum St. George, Thorsminde.

Video of Thorsminde.