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Lifeboat History

Lifeboats and Coxswains - Past & Present


Coxswain W G Sanders 1896

100 Years span these Pictures

The Torbay (Brixham) Lifeboats

Lifeboat On Station Coxswain Service Years
City of Exeter

1866 - 1885 Charles Jackson 1866 - 1885 cont
Brian Bates

1885 - 1893 Charles Jackson 1885 - 1893
William J J Saunders 1893 - 1894 cont
Betsey Newbon

1894 - 1896 William J J Sanders 1894 - 1896
Betsey Newbon II 1896 - 1922 William G Sanders

1896 - 1922 cont
Alfred and Clara Heath

1922 - 1930 William G Sanders 1922 - 1930 cont
George Shee

1930 - 1958 William G Sanders 1930 - 1932
William H Mogridge

1932 - 1942
Frederick C Sanders

1942 - 1951
Harry O Thomas

1951 - 1958 cont
Princess Alexandra of Kent

1958 - 1975 Harry O Thomas 1958 - 1960
Abraham Bartlett

1960 - 1961
Harold Coyde

1961 - 1970
John D Stone

1970 - 1972
Kenneth Gibbs

1972 - 1975 cont
Edward Bridges

1975 - 1995 Kenneth Gibbs 1975 - 1976
George Dyer

1976 - 1978
Arthur L V Curnow BEM

1978 - 1991
David P Hurford

1991 - 1995 cont
Marie Winston

1995 - 2001 David P Hurford 1995 - 2001 cont
Alec and Christina Dykes

2001- David P Hurford 2001 - 2005
Mark J Criddle

2006 - >

 


The Torquay Lifeboats

Lifeboat On Station Coxswain(s) Service Years
Mary Brundret

1876 - 1889 William Henry Brown May 1876 - 1889 cont
James and Eliza Woodall

1889 - 1902 William Henry Brown 1889 - Jul 1900
John Gill Jul 1900 - 1902 cont
Wighton

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1902 - 1923 John Gill 1902 - Sep 1916
Thomas Martin 1916 - Mar 1923

 

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