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Presentation for Services

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 23rd, 1934 Presentation for Services As a token of esteem and appreciation of services rendered Mr. Edmund Senior, of Osmaston House, Station...

A Wath Matriarch – Head of Five Generations

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 23rd, 1934 A Wath Matriarch Head of Five Generations On this photograph are represented five generations of one family. Mrs. Elizabeth Marklew, 85, 9,...

Marconigrams – February 23rd, 1934

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 23rd, 1934 Marconigrams The Rev. R. J. Jones says the village of Jump is in the “transitional” period.  It is not alone. The...

Councilor Horace Cutts

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 23rd, 1934 Councilor Horace Cutts Coun. Horace Cutts, 48 Burman Road, Wath, who is being nominated by the Labour Party, has been...

The Farmer’s Bier

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 16th, 1934 The Farmer’s Bier The body of Mr. George Massingham, of West Melton, borne by his own wish to interment on...

Grave Violated – Senseless Outrage in Wath Cemetery

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 16th, 1934 Grave Violated Senseless Outrage in Wath Cemetery Rumour of Buried Jewelry Wath Cemetery, opened in 1868, was the scene last week-end of...

“Stars” and Scenes at Wath

16 February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 16th, 1934 “Stars” And Scenes at Wath Left: L. Hooper, of Leeds Harehills, the junior champion; Centre: a section of the junior race...

Marconigrams – February 16th, 1934

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 16th, 1934 Marconigrams The city of Sheffield has a budget deficit estimated at £250,000. At Barnsley on Wednesday: “The man was drunk so...

Marconigrams, December 5th, 1902

December 1902
Mexborough and Swinton Times, December 5, 1902 Marconigrams Leeds Assizes commenced on Thursday. This is the twenty-third week of the Denaby and Cadeby strike. Snow fell heavily in...

Marconigrams – November 28th, 1902

November 1902
Mexborough and Swinton Times November 28, 1902 Marconigrams This is the 22nd week of the Denaby and Cadeby Strike. The idea of providing public playgrounds for the...

Marconigrams – November 28th, 1902

November 1902
Mexborough and Swinton Times November 28, 1902 Marconigrams This is the 22nd week of the Denaby and Cadeby Strike. The idea of providing public playgrounds for the...

Soldier – Clark, Harold Geoffrey – Two Sons Prisoners

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 29, 1944 Two Sons Prisoners For the first time in two years, Mr. and Mrs. H. Clark, of 21, Avenue Road, Wath,...

Soldier – Wadsworth, Tom – Prisoner In Germany

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 29, 1944 Prisoner In Germany L/cpl. Tom Wadsworth, son of Mrs. and the late Mr. W. H. Wadsworth, 25, Beech Road, Wath,...

Wedding – Poppleton and Robinson

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 29, 1944 Wedding – Poppleton and Robinson The wedding was solemnised at Brampton Parish Church on Saturday of Miss Catherine Poppleton, only...

Yorkshire Cross Country Titles – Swinton Racecourse Circuit Plan

9 February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 9th, 1934 Yorkshire Cross Country Titles Plan of Swinton Racecourse Circuit   The plan shows the disposition of the old racecourse between Swinton and...

Wath Operatic Society

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 9th, 1934 Members of the Wath Operatic Society appearing in the annual production this week: - Top: Madame Jeanne (Mary Gilbert), the...

Police Court Briefs

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 9th, 1934 Police Court Briefs Jack Hirst, Conisboro, was fined 6s. at Doncaster for riding a cycle without a front light. For...

Marconigrams – February 9th, 1934

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 9th, 1934 Marconigrams The pound and the dollar are still unable to look each other in the face. Police officer at Barnsley on...

Soldier – Smith, Amy – With A.T.S.

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 15, 1944 With A.T.S. Pte. Amy Smith (18), daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Smith, who lives with her...

Soldier – Watson, Peter – On “The Rock”

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 On “The Rock” Celebrating his 21st birthday to-day (Friday), at Gibraltar, is L.A/c. Peter Watson, youngest son of Mr. and...

Soldier – Marsden, Enoch – Commissioned

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 Commissioned Sergt.-Major Enoch Marsden, of Manchester, son-in-law, of Mr. and Mrs. W. Woffinden, of 69, York Street, West Melton, has...

Soldier – Sanderson, John Leslie – Silence Broken

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 Silence Broken A silence of nearly two years was broken last Thursday, when Mrs. J. L. Sanderson received a postcard...

Airman – Wilkinson, Robert Matthew – Bailed Out

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 Bailed Out A well-known Wath swimmer, Flying Officer Robert Matthew Wilkinson, elder son of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Wilkinson,...

Soldier – Miller, Robert – In Japanese Hands

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 In Japanese Hands One of the 13,000 postcards received in the country at Christmas from men who have been prisoners...

Marconigrams – November 21st, 1902

November 1902
Mexborough and Swinton Times November 21, 1902 Marconigrams Trades people in Mexborough have given up all hope of a profitable Christmas trade. The shouts of enthusiastic Mexborough...