ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS 1847

Prior to 1864 the RHS Annual Reports do not contain a list of those awarded the Bronze medal or Clasp. The following roll with additional information has been extracted by reference to the appropriate manuscript Case Book by Peter Helmore.

(* after Case No indicates more than one Bronze medal for incident.)

Name

Rank or Occupation
(where stated)

Date of Incident

Location

RHS Case number

Brierley, T.

Boatman

14.3.47

Liverpool Canal Burnley

14454

Bullock, A.

HMS Porcupine

15.1.47

Woolwich

14443

Connor, J.

Gardener

30.6.47

Hanwell Lunatic Asylum

14493

Connor, J.

Coal Porter

27.8.47

River Thames Adelphi Pier

14529*

Cullen, M.

Seaman HMS Castor

31.5.46

Between New Zealand & Sydney

14548*

Edwards, F.

Miner

6.3.47

St Neots Cornwall

14472

French, A.W.

Baker

1.6.47

River Lea Hertford

14486

Gauge, J.

2nd Master HMS Amphytide

6.8.47

Portsmouth Harbour

14519

Hanley, H.

Servant

1.7.47

Ulster Canal

14499

Harrison, J.

 

27.7.47

Bangor

14517

Jones, E.

Cook

16.8.47

Aberystwith

14536

Jones, J.J.

Pier Master

13.9.47

River Thames London Bridge

14555

Kings, J.A.

Aged 16 Shipwrights Apprentice

13.9.46

Higham Point Devonport

14434

Kirk, D.

Commissioned Boatman Coastguard

30.6.47

Skerries Co.Dublin

14508

Leary, T.

Coal Porter

27.8.47

River Thames Adelphi Pier

14529*

Leslie, T.

Gardener

7.10.47

Broadstairs

14546

Llewellyn, Margaret.

 

22.10.46

Off Fishguard

14440*

Llewellyn, Martha.

 

22.10.46

Off Fishguard

14440*

Lock, J.

Quartermaster HMS Hecate

7.10.47

Woolwich

14550

Mantle, P.

Shovellor

8.5.47

Newhaven

14473

Miller, J.

Seaman HMS Castor

31.5.46

Between New Zealand & Sydney

14548*

Morris, E.

 

28.5.47

Ford Near Arundel

14477

Nee, M.

Labourer

11.7.47

Ardbear Harbour Co.Galway

14533

Peat, J.

Private Royal Sappers & Miners

31.5.47

Chatham

14485

Roach, G.

Commissioned Boatman Coastguard

4.8.47

Holt Norfolk

14522

Rogers, S.

 

9.7.47

Rochester

14503

Spinks, G.

Mariner

17.2.47

London Docks

14448

Unamed

11 Crew Members of Spanish Brig Emilio

12.2.47

Reef Alacranes

14462*

Unamed Man

 

14.4.47

Southampton

14467*

Unamed Man

 

14.4.47

Southampton

14467*

Veary, G.

A.B. HMS Victory

26.3.47

Portsmouth

14458

Ward, J.

Boatswains Mate HMS America

16.9.47

Bay of Biscay

14541

White, J.

Apprentice

1.9.47

The Hoe Plymouth

14532

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