Railway Personnel

A summary of Personnel and related Events that took place on our local Railways represented at Cathays Cemetery.

Barry Docks Railway

Name Dates Classification Plot
Richard Evans 1833-1912 First General Manager M 1770

Cardiff Railway

Name Dates Classification Plot
Charles Lafayette Hunter 1839-1902 Chief Engineer L 1184

Rhymney Railway

Name Dates Classification Plot
John Canty 1842-1884 Locomotive Superintendent M 757
Henry Hawks 1876-1904 Boiler burst on the Rhymney Railway J 189
Cornelius Lundie 1818-1908 Director & Engineer M 1917
William Murphy 1885-1904 Boiler burst on the Rhymney Railway R 2740
Thomas Parry 1876-1904 Boiler burst on the Rhymney Railway A 1276

Severn Tunnel

Name Dates Classification Plot
William Marsh 1839-1901 Assistant Engineer B 864

Taff Vale Railway

Name Dates Classification Plot
James Brown -1893 Pontypridd Railway Disaster 1893 Victim J 345
George Fisher 1866-1891 Loco Superintendant 1869-73 L 839/L 867
George Gould -1911 Hopkinstown Railway Disaster 1911 Victim S 3327
John Howell Hosgood 1860-1910 Chief draughtsman L 1856
Oscar Hurford 1848-1926 Stationmaster Cowbridge & Pontypridd M 1283
Edward Kenway 1816-1867 Secretary M 1877
Frederick Marwood 1827-1879 Secretary L 720
Patrick Ratican -1878 Hopkinstown Railway Disaster 1878 Victim D 428
Tom Hurry Riches 1846-1911 Locomotive superintendent L 867
Annie Williams -1893 Pontypridd Railway Disaster 1893 Victim S 455