George Arnold

2016 marked 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

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims