John William Wheeler

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John William Wheeler was the Stationmaster on duty when the George Westley accident took place in the goods shed at Harbour Station on 4th March 1881. He was Station Master at Portmadoc Harbour Station from 1865 to at least 1881. In January 1872 he was given a rise of £20 a year (from Board minutes).

Census Entry for 1871[edit]

An entry has been found for this person at 25, High Street, Portmadoc
where the year of birth is recorded as: 1843 in Ireland
The occupation given is: Station Master

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