Matthew Roebuck

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

First Name: Matthew
Last Name: Roebuck
Role: Hurrier
Parents: Joseph and Ann
Age: 21
Born: Cudworth, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Cudworth
Buried: 10/08/1868
Burial Location: St. John the Baptist, Royston,
Additional Information:

Matthew Roebuck’s son, Joseph, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for Matthew Roebuck

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims