Obituaries

We've found over the years that one of the most requested types of item from HJ has been obituaries. Follow these links to the index pages for the Obituaries (please note that the final column of the listings shows 'B' for a brief obituary or 'F' for a full one. If you wish us to locate and provide a copy, a research charge will apply to both types.
Volume Journal date Page no. Name Address Occupation B/F
Vol 122 Jul-79 48 A Steward
South Harrow Middx B
Vol 122 Aug-79 60 Captain Stuart Brown
Founder member & Sec of Nottingham Branch B
Vol 122 Oct-79 56 Arthur L Hagger FBHI
Toolmaker & Author B
Vol 122 Nov-79 43 William Barton FBHI
Pudsey, Leeds Clockmaker F
Vol 122 Nov-79 43 Basil Cooke
Birmingham Pres of James Cooke & Son Ltd & Watch Dials (Burford) Ltd B
Vol 122 Jan-80 42 Robert Maurice Jean Lenoir FBHI
Technical Director of Smiths Industries Clock & Watch Division F
Vol 122 Feb-80 39 Harry William Croydon
Tavern St, Ipswich Of Croydon's Clocks B
Vol 122 Mar-80 47 Ronald T F Austin
Lichfield Director of Imado Watch Co B
Vol 122 Mar-80 47 Jack Victor Green FBHI
Amateur Horologist B
Vol 122 Mar-80 48 Charles L Schwar
Director of Services watch Co. B
Vol 122 Apr-80 32 Harold Oscar Winter
Bexley, Kent Former Chairman of The Rolex Watch Co. Ltd B
Vol 123 Jul-80 32 Raymond Hill FBHI
Leicester Watchmaker & Jeweller B
Vol 123 Feb-81 32 Col. Norman M R McCallum
Director of Forest Clocks F
Vol 123 Apr-81 27 Mr Nelson Bestwick
Lower Stanton Rd, Ilkeston Expert on Antique Clocks B
Vol 124 Apr-82 30 Mr Horace Westcombe Elliott
Past Chairman of F W Elliott Ltd B
Vol 124 May-82 11 Mr Robert Walters
Past MD & Chairman of Anglo Continental Clock Co F
Vol 125 Sep-82 10 Mr Gerald 'Jimmy' Sanders FBHI
MD & Chairman of James Walker Goldsmith & Silversmith Ltd F
Vol 125 Sep-82 10 Mr Cyril Swift FBHI
See Oct 1982 125 page 20 Vice-President of BHI B
Vol 125 Sep-82 10 Mr Ernest I Jones
Hon. Sec. Of British Watch & Clock Makers Guild B
Vol 125 Oct-82 20 Mr Cyril Swift FBHI
Chester Rd Manchester Watchmaker F
Vol 125 Oct-82 21 Mr Allan Rodway FBHI
12 Alderley Rd, Wilmslow, Cheshire Watchmaker & Jeweller F
Vol 125 Oct-82 21 Mr William Wassall
Manufacturer of Jewellery Components B
Vol 125 Nov-82 27 Mr W C Roberts
Redkiln Way, Horsham Technical Director of BCL Watch Accessories Ltd B
Vol 125 Apr-83 10 Mr H R Hills FBHI
Sudbury Clockmaker B
Vol 126 Sep-83 13 Herman A Lauener FBHI
Bromley, Kent Master Watchmaker F
Vol 126 Sep-83 13 Mr Joe Cawley
B
Vol 126 Nov-83 35 Mr Richard Webster
Queen Victoria Street HJ Contributor & Watch House Rep B
Vol 126 Dec-83 21 Mr John Edgar Howard Smith FBHI
Derby MD & Chairman of John Smith & Sons, Turret Clocks F
Vol 126 Dec-83 21 Mr T R (Robbie) Robinson FBHI
Bristol An authority on Turret Clocks & Clock Repairer F
Vol 126 Jan-84 29 Mr Lewis Pincombe MBHI
B
Vol 126 Feb-84 35 Mr William Ernest Atherton FBHI
Toolmaker & Lecturer F
Vol 126 Feb-84 35 Mr Stanley E Hewison FBHI
B
Vol 126 Mar-84 30 Mr Thomas Scott Lewis FBHI
Black Creek Pioneer Village, Canada Resident Clockmaker F
Vol 126 Jun-84 15 Mr David Walker Evans FBHI
Watchmaker, Trainer, Lecturer F
Vol 127 Jul-84 16 Mr Frank West FBHI
Southwell Nottingham Retail Jeweller B
Vol 127 Aug-84 31 Mr Ernest Wills
Director of Anglo Continental F
Vol 127 Nov-84 12 Hans Bertele von Grenadenberg
Author of Articles & Books F
Vol 127 Nov-84 12 Lord Harris FBHI
Kent Clock Collector F
Vol 127 Nov-84 12 Mr Ernest L Edwardes FBHI
Sale, Cheshire Author & Lecturer F
Vol 127 Feb-85 25 Prof Austin Geoffrey Smith
On BHI’s Consultative Panel B
Vol 127 Feb-85 25 Mr Othmar 'Ottie' Rohn
Gerrards Cross, Bucks Former MD of Roamer Watches (England) Ltd B
Vol 127 Apr-85 19 Mr Anthony Fox
12 Wynyatt St Clerkenwell Clockmaker F
Vol 127 Jun-85 28 Mrs Hilda Buggins
Clerkenwell Head of Thwaites & Reed Ltd B
Vol 128 Sep-85 7 Mr K C Anderson FBHI
Treasurer of Nottingham Branch B
Vol 128 Nov-85 13 Frederick Kienzler
Clerkenwell General Manager of Tucker Nunn & Grimshaw B
Vol 128 Nov-85 13 William Waller Cope FBHI
Nottingham Clockmaker & Head of G & F Cope Jewellers B
Vol 128 Nov-85 13 Mr George Ernest Boon CMBHI
Marlborough Wiltshire B
Vol 128 Mar-86 7 Captain Richard Meyrick
Retired Curator of Gershom-Parkington Clock Museum B
Vol 128 Jun-86 Back cover John Snaddon FBHI
Manchester Watchmaker & Trainer B
Vol 129 Aug-86 26 Harry Wheeler
Past Sec. Of National Association of Goldsmiths B