William Slater

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

First Name: William
Last Name: Slater
Role: Hurrier
Parents: George and Jemima
Age: 19
Born: Monk Bretton, Yorkshire, England
Lived: Town Well Lane Monk Bretton
Buried: 24/01/1869
Burial Location: St. Paul, Monk Bretton,
Additional Information:

William Slater’s brother, Elijah, was also killed in the disaster.

Map for William Slater

Green Pin Born
Yellow Pin Lived
Red Pin Buried

Birth Places of Oaks Disaster Victims