Died =>13 October 1894
Force => Blackburn Police Fire Brigade
Rank =>Police Fireman
Duty Status =>On Duty
Fatally injured when he was assisting in a demonstration of new rescue equipment. He was in the top storey of a building when he entered the escape to show how people would be rescued, about 30 feet from the ground he changed his position and fell out to the road below. He sustained serious head injuries and died at the scene.