George Borrowdale

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

First Name: George
Last Name: Borrowdale
Role: Labourer
Married: Yes
Age: 49
Born: Westhouse, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Oak Row Hoyle Mill
Burial Location: Christ Church, Ardsley,
Additional Information:

George Borrowdale was brought out of the pit alive but died soon after.

Map for George Borrowdale

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims