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Firemen and Stokers (Steam Engines)

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Firemen and Stokers

Steam Engines

This is a universal project. Please add GENi profiles of Firemen and Stokers to this project.

Image right - Boiler Room of La Touraine

Firefighters are often referred to as firemen - please add them to the project Firefighters or Firemen

A Fireman or stoker is someone whose job is to tend the fire for the running of a steam engine. On steam locomotives the term fireman is usually used, while on steamships and stationary steam engines, such as those driving saw mills, the term is usually stoker (although the British Merchant Navy did use fireman).

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