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Fire Buffs promote the general welfare of the fire and rescue service and protect its heritage and history. Famous Fire Buffs through the years include Edward VII, who maintained a kit at a London fire station.

"THE RESCUE" - 1855

"THE RESCUE" - 1855

February 25, 2010

FIREMAN GOODALL

Photo: London Fire Brigade
Samuel Goodall, a fireman assigned to the Soho Fire Station in the late 1870s, was credited with a series of rescues, according to the Soho web site.
  • Drury Lane - Nov. 24, 1878 -4 rescued
  • Strand, Buckingham St. - March 1, 1878 - 3 rescued
  • Strand, Villiers St. - Dec. 10, 1877 - 4 rescued