George Arnold

2016 marks the 150th anniversary of the Oaks Colliery Disaster, the worst mining disaster in English history.

First Name: George
Last Name: Arnold
Role: Miner
Parents: Joseph and Dinah
Married: Yes
Age: 33
Born: Barnsley, Yorkshire, England
Lived: 12, Spa Terrace Barnsley
Buried: 12/03/1869
Burial Location: Barnsley Cemetery, L 889
Additional Information:

George Arnold married Ann Whike at St. Mary’s, Barnsley, on 20 August 1859. His two brothers, John and Matthew, were also killed in the disaster.

Map for George Arnold

Key
Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims