Category: England, Stokers

Categories: Firemen | England, Occupations

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This category contains profiles for individuals who worked in this occupation.

A fireman, stoker or watertender is a person whose occupation it is to tend the fire for the running of a boiler, heating a building, or powering a steam engine. Much of the job is hard physical labor, such as shoveling fuel, typically coal, into the boiler's firebox.


Person Profiles (22)

A

1871 Alford, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom - Dec 1948 photo
1874 Bradfield, Essex, England, United Kingdom

B

1869 Dursley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
1860 Hethersett, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

C

1872 Langford Budville, Somerset, England, United Kingdom - 1947

D

abt 1853
1871 St George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom - 1925

F

1869 Hornchurch, Essex, England, United Kingdom - 1934

F cont.

19 Jan 1879 Melksham, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

H

abt 1870 Tottington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 17 Oct 1936
abt 1859 Batley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1931

L

abt 10 Jul 1873 Leeds, Yorkshire, England - 1943

N

02 Aug 1870 Veryan, Cornwall, England - 07 May 1914

P

1868 Greenwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom
1867 Goole, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 16 Sep 1915

P cont.

16 Sep 1894 Haggerston, Shoreditch, London, England - 05 Mar 1950
16 Oct 1844 Greenwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom - 08 Nov 1917

R

1879 St Helens, Lancashire, England

S

abt 1869 Marylebone, London, England - 1925

T

25 Feb 1820 76 Lower East Smithfield, St Katherines by the Tower, London, England - 25 Jan 1887

W

1873 Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
09 Nov 1878 Islington, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom - 30 Jun 1951




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