Newly added to the website

A “Load” Of Manvers Main Coal in One Lump!

February 1940
Mexborough & Swinton Times, February 24, 1940 A "Load" Of Manvers Main Coal in One Lump! This outsize lump of coal brought out of Manvers Main...

Triumph For Thurnscoe At Mexborough Festival – Ten Times Among Prize Awards

October 1949
South Yorkshire Times, October 22, 1949 Triumph For Thurnscoe At Mexborough Festival Ten Times Among Prize Awards Saturday night at Mexborough Music Festival was Thurnscoe's night. Individually and...

Cinema – Grand – Give my Regards to Broadway

September 1949
South Yorkshire Times September 24, 1949 From YouTube: Not from the Film - But Great !

Wedding – Lord & Hatfield

September 1949
South Yorkshire Times September 24, 1949 The marriage took place at Wath Parish Church on Saturday of Miss Cicely Lord, only daughter of Mr. and...

Editorial – The Nelson Touch (video)

22 February 1940
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 24 February 1940 The Nelson Touch The latest exploit of the British Navy rounds off the story of the...

The Future – What About The Midland League? Problems in South Yorkshire.

January 1930
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 03 January 1930 The Future. What About The Midland League? Club Officials Views. Problems in South Yorkshire. One of...

Wath Golf Club’s New Year Party

January 1930
South Yorkshire Times, January 7, 1950 Fun at Wath Golf Club's New Year Party in Church House on Monday.

Lad with a Future

January 1950
South Yorkshire Times, January 7, 1950 Lad with a Future Five-feet ten and standing strong, Eric Hirst, Wath Wanderers' goal keeper, is freely spoken of as...

Wath St. James’ Scout Group Christmas Camp Fire

January 1950
South Yorkshire Times, January 7, 1950 Photograph taken at Wath St. James' Scout Group Christmas Camp Fire and 10th birthday party features (centre) Troop Leader...

Wath Bell Ringers

January 1950
South Yorkshire Times, January 7, 1950 Ringing two of the eight bells that welcomed the New Year in Wath Parish Church on Saturday night were...

Midland League Results – January 2nd, 1930

2 January 1930
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Thursday 02 January 1930 Midland League. Mexborough Turn Over a New Leaf. Big Scoring Feats. The Midland League shared with the...

Midland League Results – January 6th, 1930

6 January 1930
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 06 January 1930 Midland League. Lincoln Reserves Run Riot at Rotherham. Referee "Barracked.” Lincolnshire clubs engaged in high scoring in...

New Wath “Head “

September 1949
South Yorkshire Times September 10, 1949 New Wath "Head " New Headmaster of Wath Victoria Junior Mixed School will be Coun. J. C. Willetts, 157, Adwick...

Editorial – Heartening Words (video)

15 February 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 15 February 1941 Heartening Words As we listened to Mr. Churchill on Sunday night we envied him the luxury...

Editorial – The Twisted Axis

8 February 1941
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 08 February 1941 The Twisted Axis Winter still grips the war here, while the British campaign in Africa becomes...

Wedding – MacLean & Bracegirdle

September 1949
South Yorkshire Times September 17, 1949 The marriage took place on Saturday at Kilnhurst Parish Church of Miss Bessie Maclean, twin daughter of Mr. and...

Hard Hitting at Hickleton (cartoon)

December 1949
South Yorkshire Times, December 24, 1949

Tea Ration (Advert)

December 1949
South Yorkshire Times, December 24, 1949

Soldier – Hindley, Grahame – Somewhere in England

February 1940
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 17 February 1940 Service Snaps Private Grahame Hindley, (19), youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Hindley, "Bellswain," Park Road,...

Cinema – Majestic – Treasure of Sierra Madre (video)

September 1949
South Yorkshire Times September 3, 1949 From YouTube:

Cinema – Grand – The Paleface (video)

September 1949
South Yorkshire Times September 3, 1949 YouTube:

Wath 83-year-old is only “Youngster”

July 1949
South Yorkshire Times July 23, 1949 Wath 83-year-old is only "Youngster" Mr William Oliver, 15, Barnsley Road, Wath, sees nothing remarkable in the fact that he...

Sheffield Association League – 25 February 1901

February 1901
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 25 February 1901

Sheffield Association League – Wath 1 Wombwell 4

25 February 1901
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 25 February 1901 Sheffield Association League Monk Bretton 6 Denaby United 0 At Monk Bretton. Both teams were well represented. Monk Bretton pressed,...

Death of Queen Victoria

January 1901
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 25 January 1901 Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria is dead. The passing years which should have told us that this great...