John Smith

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

First Name: John
Last Name: Smith
Role: Volunteer Rescuer
Age: 36
Born: West Rainton, Durham
Buried: 07/10/1867
Burial Location: Barnsley Cemetery, L 210
Additional Information:

John Smith was the Manager of Lundhill Colliery, he came to the Oaks Colliery to help with the rescue efforts.

Map for John Smith

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims