John Arnold

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

First Name: John
Last Name: Arnold
Role: Hurrier
Parents: Joseph and Dinah
Age: 27
Born: Barnsley, Yorkshire, England
Lived: 8, Measbrough Dyke
Burial Location: No known burial,
Additional Information:

John Arnold’s two brothers ,George and Matthew, were also killed in the disaster.

Map for John Arnold

Key
Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims