Andrew Barker

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

First Name: Andrew
Last Name: Barker
Role: Miner
Parents: Richard and Tomasin
Married: Yes
Age: 46
Born: Ingleton, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Ash Row Hoyle Mill
Buried: 15/12/1866
Burial Location: Christ Church, Ardsley,
Additional Information:

Andrew Barker married Elizabeth Batty in Thornton-in-Lonsdale on 23 January 1842. Their son, Richard, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for Andrew Barker

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims