Samuel Ramsden

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

First Name: Samuel
Last Name: Ramsden
Role: Miner
Parents: Francis and Ann
Married: Yes
Age: 24
Born: Ardsley, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Low Fold Ardsley
Burial Location: No known burial,
Additional Information:

Samuel Ramsden’s two brothers, Charles and Henry, were also killed in the disaster.

Map for Samuel Ramsden

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims