Joseph Cooper Charlesworth

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

First Name: Joseph
Last Name: Cooper Charlesworth
Role: Hurrier
Age: 19
Born: Barnsley, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Court 2, Wilson Street Barnsley
Burial Location: No known burial,
Additional Information:

Joseph Cooper Charlesworth’s brother, David, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for Joseph Cooper Charlesworth

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims