Articles are indexed both for a time (The Times) and subject.  By opening up our section index (above – crime, industry, people etc) you are able to follow articles of a specific subject e.g. weddings (people), football (sports), murders (crime) 

August 31, 2020 – 849 Articles now on the Site !
Also see June 1940 – The War Begins – August 1940 – Battle of Britain

  • Barnsley Road

Stories from 1790

1790’s 
Application for New Cuts or Canals
Armed Burglary at Vicar’s House
Armed Burglary at Vicar’s house – 30 Guineas Reward
Felonies
Swindler at Barnsley Great Fair

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Stories from 1800 to 1849

1800’s
1807- Wager over 100 stones
1819- Transportation for Stealing
1820- Manor of New Hall
1838 Alarming Workmen Disturbance
– on The North Midland Railway

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1840’s including:
Wilful Murder, Burgulary, Threshing Machine Accident, Fatal Accident, Child Murder, Lunatic’s attempted Suicide

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Pictures and Stories from 1907

Including:
Cruelty Charge, Drowning Inquests, Fatal Fall of roof, Murder of Thomas Depledge, Two Darfield Terrors

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Pictures and Stories from 1919

60 Articles from 1919

December Added
Miner Killed by Fall of Stone, Darfield Urban Council- Women’s View on Housing, Back of Considerable Experience, Darfield St. Georges

November Added
Dearne Valley Progress – Extensive Trading Projected, Darfield Saint Georges Star

OctoberAdded
Ambitious Darfield, Don and Dearne Valley Borough Councils, Mexborough League – Final Table & Averages, Darfield St George’s in English Cup

September Added
How Railway Smash was Averted, Darfield Council, Unable to Get a House
Darfield St. George, Mexborough Cricket League Table

August Added
Yorkshire Coal Strike, Council’s Appeal To Miners, A Youth’s Indiscretion,
Mexborough League Results:

July Added
Coal Strike Local Situation, Miners’ Present for M.P., Food Control to be Made More Drastic, Don and Dearne Districts – Peace Day, Cricket

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Pictures and Stories from 1929

1929

March Added
Candidates for the Councils – South Yorkshire Urban & Rural Nominations
History of Darfield Church – Wonders of An Ancient Shrine.

February Added
Church Worship – Listing of Services at 55 Chapels & Churches
The Great Frost – Pit Stopped – Sewer Explosion
Dirt Track – Darfield Scheme Ready for Easter – Club’s Enterprise.
Honour for Darfield Officer

January Added
Darfield Bridge Come Back.

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Pictures and Stories from 1939

1939

April Added
Blackbirds Build On Windowsill, Volunteers Of Nineties
Weddings, Darfield Council Hustle – New Chairman, Darfield’s hospital Queen, Festival Successes

March Added
Obituary – Mr John Harrison, Studying In London
Sisters as Rivals for Hospital Queen, Wedding, “Boys” of the Nineties
Copping Returns to Leeds – £5,000 Transfer, Cycling Veteran Who made World Records

February Added
Darfield Child Scalded, Weddings, Old Hall Doomed – To Be Replaced By New Hotel

January Added
Highgate Crash; Annual Fancy Dress Parade for Hospitals, Weddings, Fate of Historic Old Hall at Houghton, Snow, Ice, Fog and Floods, Former School Street Pupil – to Appear in Jessie Matthews Show, Tattoo Marks Clue – Identifies Dead Husband

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Pictures and Stories from 1947

7 Articles from 1947

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Pictures and Stories from 1958

1958

June Added
Darfield Dramatic Club ” Dear Charles “

January Added
Weddings

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Pictures and Stories from 1967

1967

December Added
Wedding

November Added
Stones give Hotel Original title

September Added
U.D.C. and Wesley Guild
July Added
Parish Church Garden Party and Bowls at Darfield

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Pictures and Stories from 1917

1917

75 articles from 1917

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Pictures and Stories from 1918

1918

83 Articles from 1918

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Pictures and Stories from 1927

1927

52 articles from 1927

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Pictures and Stories from 1928

1928

55 Articles from 1928

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Pictures and Stories from 1937

1937

55 articles from 1937

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Pictures and Stories from 1938

1938

50 Articles from 1938

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Pictures and Stories from 1947

1947

7 articles from 1947

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Pictures and Stories from 1957

1957

25 articles from 1957

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Pictures and Stories from 1967

1967

12 articles from 1967

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