Died =>23 September 1890
Force => Newcastle-upon-Tyne Police Fire Brigade
Rank =>Police Fireman
Duty Status =>On Duty
Died after being overcome by acid fumes alongside his colleague, PF William Murphy, while fighting a fire in the cellar of a chemist shop. Another Police Fireman, William Bowey, died eighteen days later, on 11th October, as a result of the same incident.