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February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 9th, 1934

Golden Wedding Day – Happy Houghton Group

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 9th, 1934 Golden Wedding Day A Happy Houghton Group The photograph shows Mr. and Mrs. John Henry Oddy , 18, Thurnscoe Lane, Great...

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...

Wedding – Fenn & Champion

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times January 15, 1944 Wedding – Fenn (Goldthorpe) & Champion (Thurnscoe) The wedding took place at Goldthorpe Parish Church of Mr Lawrence Lloyd Champion,...

Sailor – Beardsley, Alan – Many Battles

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 Many Battles A Goldthorpe boy who is now in one of H.M. cruisers is Alan Beardsley (20), son of Mr....

Airman – Clark, Douglas – Missing

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 8, 1944 Missing Mrs. C. H. Clark, of Basingstoke, and formerly of 37, Washington Rd, Goldthorpe, has received news that her son,...

The Drunks

November 1902
Mexborough and Swinton Times November 21, 1902 The Drunks The following persons were summoned for having been drunk and disorderly: John Brown, miner, Goldthorpe, 20 shillings this...

Some Memorable Dates in 1943

January 1944
South Yorkshire Times, January 1, 1944 Looking Back Some Memorable Dates in 1943 January 9 – Announced that Mr. Frank Doxey, manager of Grimethorpe Colliery had been appointed...

New County Districts West Riding Proposals Completed

February 1934
South Yorkshire Times, February 2nd, 1934 New County Districts West Riding Proposals Completed Important Revisions Reorganisation Of Doncaster, Hemsworth, Barnsley and Penistone Rural Districts Fewer and Bigger Urban Authorities Local...

Wedding – Levin & Walton

July 1960
South Yorkshire Times, Saturday, July 2, 1960 Miss Maureen Levin (Bolton) and Mr Peter Walton (Goldthorpe), were married at the Sacred Heart church, Goldthorpe.

Wedding – Woods & Parkin

July 1960
South Yorkshire Times, Saturday, July 2, 1960 Mr Brian Parkin, of Thurnscoe, and Miss Joan Woods, of Goldthorpe, seen after their wedding at St Andrews...

Marconigrams – November 23rd, 1912

November 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 23 November 1912 Marconigrams There is an epidemic of measles at Mexborough, and two of the schools are closed. Proceedings are...

Swinton “Tossers” – Goldthorpe Dog – Bolton Teacher

November 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 02 November 1912 Swinton “Tossers” Fined Ernest Jackson and William Davies, to Swinton pony drivers, were fined 5s and costs...

Ex-Boxers in Trouble

November 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 23 November 1912 Ex-Boxers in Trouble A well-known men in the Bolton and Goldthorpe district, Richard Parkes, one time "Iron"...

Goldthorpe Man’s Bad Record

November 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 23 November 1912 Goldthorpe Man’s Bad Record A Goldthorpe miner named James Sykes, charged with having been drunk and disorderly...

Other Words.

November 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 23 November 1912 Other Words. For having used abusive language at Goldthorpe, on November 3, John Priest, miner of...

Tepper for Playmouth Argyle

19 January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th, 1934 Tepper for Playmouth Argyle Plymouth Argyle on Monday signed George Samuel Tepper, the Goldthorpe United winger, who joined the club...

“The Geisha” at Goldthorpe

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th, 1934   “Opera week " at Goldthorpe opens on Monday. Our composite shows some of the players:— Top, left: O Mimosa San (Miss...

Marconigrams – January 19th, 1934

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th, 1934 Marconigrams A Chamber of Trade has been formed at Goldthorpe. The Houghton Main Colliery Company have re-opened their Parkgate seam, closed...

Commercial Trade in 1892

December 1892
Sheffield Independent - Thursday 29 December 1892 Commercial Trade in 1892 The year has seen a marked change in a commercial sense in the populous district...

Historical Diaries – 07 July Anniversaries

December 1892
Mexborough and Swinton Times December 23, 1892 Anniversaries July 1 Opening of Swinton and Knottingley Railway, ‘79 2 Presentation to Rev H Smith, Wath, ’89 3 E W Rawlin,...

Marconigrams – October 12th, 1912

October 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 October 1912 Marconigrams The Montagu Hospital Tea will be held on Thursday next. Miss Montague of Mexborough are spending a...

Unparliamentary Language

October 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 October 1912 Unparliamentary Language Fines were imposed on the following persons for using bad language: Arthur Whitworth, Mulder, New Conisbrough,...

Even More Drunk & Disorderly

October 1912
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Saturday 12 October 1912 Even More Drunk & Disorderly The following were fined for having been drunk and disorderly: James Muldoon,...

“Star” Airdale

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 12th, 1934 "Star" Airdale Goldthorpe Aristocrat's 200 Prizes Mr. Percy Phillipson, Furlong Road, Goldthorpe, combines the diverse occupations of making coffins and breeding...