John Lawley

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

First Name: John
Last Name: Lawley
Role: Miner
Married: Yes
Age: 35
Born: Tamworth, Warwickshire, England
Lived: Hoyle Mill
Burial Location: No known burial,
Additional Information:

John Lawley’s brother, George, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for John Lawley

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims