ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1889

The following roll with additional information has been extracted by reference to the Royal Humane Societyís Annual Report 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

Addie, G.

Telephone Clerk

2.5.89

Cardiff

24343

Anderson, G.B.

Chief Officer SS Orono

7.10.89

River Plate at San Nicholas

24730

Austin, G.

Lighterman

1.8.89

New Charlton

24571

Bailey, H.E.

Butcherís Assistant

7.8.89

Folkestone

24608

Baines, W.

Police Constable

14.7.89

Sutton Pool Plymouth

24673

Band, C.

Schoolboy

14.8.88

Penetanquishene Canada

24250

Bear, W.

Lockman

18.10.89

Albert Docks E.London

24701

Bell, H.W.

Iron Founder

18.3.89

Belleville Ontario

24494

Bell, M.M.

Miss

5.9.89

Kingsdown Near Deal

24622

Bissett, J.

 

12.8.89

Findhorn N.B.

24626

Blades, S.

Bakerís Apprentice

6.5.89

Spalding

24348

Blow, P.

Aged 11

8.1.89

Lincoln

24271

Bowen, H.

Boy HMS Lion

26.6.89

Devonport

24460*

Brader, G.

Engine Cleaner

27.12.88

Boston

24281

Brady, J.

Q.M. Sergeant

15.5.89

Greenwich

24367

Brolly, H.

Labourer

11.6.89

Waterside Derry

24472

Brown, W.

Pit Lad

17.6.89

Hednesford

24445

Browning, J.

Gunner R.A.

29.6.89

Fort Gilkicker Gosport

24463

Browring, W.R.

Driver R.H.A.

14.8.89

Sealkote

24726

Bryce, J.V.

Wharfinger

27.7.88

Jamaica

24283

Burt

Mate of a Schooner

26.11.89

Penarth

24722

Cackett, J.R.

A.B. HMS Malabar

28.3.89

Bombay Harbour

24317*

Cairns, W.J.

Seamenís Missionary

26.5.89

Appledore

24391

Caley, W.C.

Warehouseman

2.6.89

Hammersmith

24393

Cameron, H.

Dock Gateman

22.8.89

Montrose

24674

Carey, J.

Boat-Owner

24.5.89

Norwich

24385

Cartwright, W.

Stone Grinder

16.8.89

Near Temple Steps

24613*

Chard, T.

Dock Labourer

19.8.89 & 15.10.89

Bristol

24702 & 24703

Christie, T.J.

 

19.6.89

Belfast

24623

Clark, F.H.

Solicitor

6.1.89

Wanstead Park

24248

Cogswell, C.J.

Labourer

13.4.89

Twickenham

24344

Coleman, C.

Fisherman

1.6.89

Lowestoft

24383

Coughlan, P.

Station Agent

2.12.89

Ringaskiddy Co.Cork

24729

Crawford, J.

Pierman

25.8.89

Westminster

24629

Croker, W.

Post-Office Clerk

13.4.89

Waterford

24322

Crowthers, J.

Constable Metropolitan Police

28.3.89

Regentís Park

24307

Cunninghame, R.J.

 

3.12.89

Windsor Great Park

24732

DíAlton, C.

Doctor

15.4.89

Smythís Channel

24374

Davies, W.

Miner

18.6.89

Burry Port S.Wales

24439

Denton, G.

Painter

26.7.89

Gorleston

24561

Desmond, E.

Labourer

23.2.89

Carrigaline

24282

Dibbs, J.

Labourer

3.5.89

Bishop Auckland

24430

Dickson, G.

Pte. Scots Greys

6.6.89

Dundalk

24397

Dumaresq, W.

Seaman

31.3.89

Southsea

24318

Easterbrook, E.

Clerk

15.12.88

Old Dock Hull

24237

Ellard, J.

Railway Clerk

23.8.89

Loch Awe

24657

Elliott, G.H.

Major 3rd Bengal Cavalry

1.7.89

Torquay

24481

Eunson, W.S.

Fish Curer

30.3.89

Kirkwall N.B.

24314

Evans, H.

Baker

7.6.89

Port-na-happle Co.Derry

24597

Farquhar, J.

Fisherman

18.1.89

Fraserburgh N.B.

24265

Ferris, A.

Boy HMS Cumberland

7.12.88

Row Dumbartonshire

24240

Fleetwood, A.R.

Stage Carpenter

2.5.89

Portsmouth

24354

Forrest, W.A.

Cabinet Maker

26.6.89

Fleetwood

24511

Fox, J.

Deputy Gaol Superintendent

23.4.89

Alipore E.Indies

24503

Francoise, L.

Seaman

17.7.89

Dover

24519

Franks, S.

Butler

15.8.89

Bedford

24651

Frost, P.J.

Labourer O.S.Department

14.5.89

Colchester

24370

Gamble, J.

Bugler R.E.

12.8.89

Portsmouth

24636

Gennery, G.

Park Constable

23.6.89

Regentís Park

24455

Gill

Captain SS Mabel

13.6.89

Blyth

24477

Godley, W.C.

Warehouseman

16.9.88

Southampton

24260

Godsell, E.

Constable R.I.C.

10.10.89

Kinsale

24689

Gordon, R.

 

2.7.89

Cork

24462

Gourlay, K.M.

 

14.6.89

Newport Monmouth

24635

Gowers, J.

Constable Metropolitan Police

15.6.89

Enfield

24435

Gregory, T.

Clerk

21.12.88

Wolverhampton

24273

Grimes, C.A.

Schoolboy

9.9.89

East Cowes I.O.W.

24683

Hall, J.

Bricklayerís Labourer

16.7.89

Godley Near Hyde

24537

Hamilton, W.C.

Schoolboy

20.4.89

Govan

24363

Hanrahan, J.

A.B. HMS Malabar

28.3.89

Bombay Harbour

24317*

Hayne, M.H.E.

Cpl. N.W.Mounted Police

14.7.89

Old Manís River Canada

24649

Heatley, H.

Engine Driver

27.7.89

Warrenpoint Co.Down

24559

Higgins, T.

Clerk

7.9.89

Northampton

24640

Hooper, A.J.

Boy HMS Lion

26.6.89

Devonport

24460*

Horan, J.M.

Constable R.I.C.

8.10.89

Youghal

24715

Howe, C.

Schoolboy

6.7.89

Wimbourne

24520*

Howley, M.

Pte. RMLI HMS Urgent

11.5.89

Jamaica

24429

Hunkin, W.C.

Mate

28.9.89

Fowey

24714

Hunt, C.

Baker

13.5.89

Failand Nr Bristol

24362

Jarvis, C.A.

 

27.7.89

North Berwick

24530*

Jennison, J.W.

Pupil Teacher

14.6.89

Hull

24461

Jermyn,J. Clasp

Shipís Corporal HMS Lion

29.5.89

Devonport

24386

Jerome, F.

Waterman

8.7.89

Henley

24579

Johnston, S.

Shipís Caulker

13.2.89

Ayr N.B.

24289

Jones, D.

Blacksmith

30.4.89

Abercych

24398

Jones, J.

Pianoforte Maker

28.7.89

Toronto Bay

24630

Jones, W.H.

Fisherman

3.9.89

Falmouth

24616

Jullien, G.H.J.

Bombardier R.A.

1.8.89

Portsmouth

24606

Keir, J.

 

27.7.89

North Berwick

24530*

Keller, A.L.

Major 2nd Vol.Battalion

22.7.88

Paris

24239

Kirby, J.

A.B. HMS Hecate

2.9.89

Plymouth Sound

24661

Kirwan, J.

Sergeant R.I.C.

2.4.89

Galway

24329

Lee, J.W.

The Reverend

20.7.89

Kilkee Co.Clare

24655*

Lee, S.E.

 

20.7.89

Kilkee Co.Clare

24655*

Leggatt, G.

Engine-Room Artificer R.N.

12.8.89

Queenstown

24639

Lelean, T.

Sailmaker

16.1.89

Mevagissey

24257

Light, G.H.

Boatman

21.6.89

West Cowes I.O.W.

24438

Lloyd, P.

Capt. 1st VB S.Wales Bords.

29.10.89

Southampton Water

24707

Lymn, J.

Surface Foreman

30.12.88

Wigan

24254

Macdougall, D.P.

Bank Clerk

3.12.89

Stamford

24733

Mackay, W.

Coal Miner

30.11.88

Abercarn

24252

Magnay, H.

Striker in Boiler Yard

3.8.89

Newcastle

24573

Manship, E.

Boatman

17.4.89

River Usk Newport

24415

Marshall, A.

Clerk

21.9.89

Toronto

24718

Maughan, M.

Railway Servant

28.8.89

Sunderland

24638

May, J.E.J.

Boy 1st Cl. HMS St Vincent

25.6.89

Gosport

24534

Mayo, B.K.

Newspaper Reporter

25.12.88

Port Elizabeth S.Africa

24339

McCormick, H.

Clerk

11.7.89

Bauger (sic) Co.Down

24681

McDougall, J.

Police Constable

4.2.89

Hong Kong

24313

McGlashan, J.

Pupil

15.7.89

Millport N.B.

24565

McKay, T.

Corporal R.E.

5.1.89

Dublin

24266

McLaughlin, G.

Pte. Gordon Highlanders

22.1.89

Colombo Ceylon

24387*

McLoughlin, J.

Miner

6.2.89

Wakefield

24303

Miller, R.

Surgeon RN HMS Iron Duke

28.2.89

Gibraltar

24292

Mitchell, H.C.

 

17.6.89

Thirsk

24448

Montague, C.E.

 

16.2.89

Oxford

24293

Mortlock, G.

Pte.RMLI HMS Cockchafer

3.1.89

Shanghai

24288

Mottee,J.T.De la

Seaman

16.11.89

Weymouth

24719

New, H.

Constable Metropolitan Police

17.9.89

Temple Pier

24648

Nunn, E.

L.S. HMS Raleigh

6.3.89

Off Coast of Africa

24330

Parker, W.

Retired Pilot

10.8.89

Anstruther N.B.

24604

Philpin, R.

Gunner R.A.

2.10.89

Spithead

24709

Pike, W.

Police Constable

23.5.89

Hull

24396

Pottinger, F.

China Dealer

16.8.89

Reading

24625

Powell, G.H.

 

21.6.89

Derby

24469

Prince, J.

 

1.8.89

Arundel

24592

Readman, J.

Jet Worker

5.8.89

Whitby

24557

Regan, T.

Blacksmith

25.9.89

Newcastle

24698

Richards, J.E.

Printer

26.5.89

Chester

24395

Richards, S.J.

Writer 2ndCl.HMS Constance

4.4.89

Shanghai

24402

Roberts, H.S.

Medical Student

14.8.89

Tramore Near Waterford

24720

Robinson, C.

Slater

16.3.89

Hull

24296

Rock, G.

Constable R.I.C.

12.8.89

Athlone

24591

Rogers, J.

Constable Metropolitan Police

24.6.89

Haggerstone

24456

Salter, G.F.

Bombardier R.A.

8.6.89

Athlone

24514

Salter, W.

Caulker

4.8.89

Sheerness-on-Sea

24539

Scollard, W.

Constable R.I.C.

5.10.89

Kilsheelan

24693

Shaw, A.

Carver & Gilder

18.4.89

Northwich

24355

Sim, A.F.

The Reverend

16.3.89

Sunderland

24302

Sly, C.

Constable Metropolitan Police

16.8.89

Near Temple Steps

24613*

Smith, D.

Engineer

17.7.89

Dundee

24662

Smith, E,

Schoolboy

6.7.89

Wimbourne

24520*

Smith, F.

L/Cpl. 1st VB E.Yorks Regt.

1.7.89

Hull

24574

Smith, J.

Pte. Gordon Highlanders

22.1.89

Colombo Ceylon

24387*

Smith, J.

Pilot

6.10.89

Dysart

24691

Spiller, W.

Clerk

18.5.89

Thames at Whitehall Stairs

24368

Spooner, T.

 

6.7.89

Spalding

24526

Stein, B.

Chief Officer Coastguard

22.6.89

Whitby

24517

Stevens, J.

Cordwainer

12.7.89

St Ives Cornwall

24508

Thorpe, W.

Police Constable

26.12.88

Nottingham

24238

Todd, C.

Ferryboatman

8.4.89

Durham

24324

Touzel, E.T.

Fisherman

19.8.89

Jersey

24684

Veal, T.

Steward

25.2.89

Savona Harbour

24365

Walter, J.H.

Mariner

3.6.89

Dover

24424

Walters, J.

Master Mariner

20.4.89

Plymouth

24407

Waters, M. Clasp

Foreman Shipwright

20.12.88

Limerick

24251

Whiter, W.

 

29.6.89

Queenís Wharf Toronto

24588

Wigley, D.J.

Sailor

1.5.89

Cardigan

24347

Wilcox, J.

Boy Training Ship Exmouth

5.8.89

Ryde I.O.W.

24605

Wilkinson, A.T.

Tilter

13.1.89

Sheffield

24270

Willcocks, W.

Pte. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders

16.6.89

Athgarvan

24444

Williams, J.

Tug-Boat Agent

30.10.89

Newport Monmouth

24721

Wilson, J.H.

Surgeon

13.9.89

Hull

24672

Wise

Constable Metropolitan Police

1.8.89

Wandsworth

24545

Woods, J.

Pilot

29.12.88

Dundalk

24263

Yeats, G.M.

Pte. Ordnance Store Corps

27.3.89

Cork Harbour

24304

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