Francis Clarkson

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

First Name: Francis
Last Name: Clarkson
Role: Hurrier
Parents: William and Elizabeth
Age: 15
Born: Hickleton, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Ardsley
Buried: 18/08/1868
Burial Location: Christ Church, Ardsley,
Additional Information:

Francis Clarkson’s two brothers, Richard¬†and Thomas, were also killed in the disaster.

Map for Francis Clarkson

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims