Elijah Slater

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

First Name: Elijah
Last Name: Slater
Role: Horse Driver
Parents: George and Jemima
Age: 15
Born: Monk Bretton, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Town Well Lane Monk Bretton
Buried: 12/07/1868
Burial Location: St. Paul, Monk Bretton,
Additional Information:

Elijah Slater’s brother, William, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for Elijah Slater

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims