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Wombwell  3  Grimsby Town Res  0

6 November 1922
Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Monday 06 November 1922 Denaby United  2  The Wednesday Reserves  1 The Wednesday Reserves, who won 2 – 1 at Hillsborough, lost...

Wath Athletic  1  Wombwell Town  0 – Wath’s “Double” Over Wombwell

27 December 1922
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Wednesday 27 December 1922 Wath's "Double" Over Wombwell Wath Athletic  1  Wombwell Town  0 After a strenuous Wath Athletic managed to repeat...

Scunthorpe United 3 Wombwell 0

13 November 1922
Sheffield Telegraph Monday, November 13, 1922 Six More Goals for The Wednesday Reserves The Wednesday Reserves  6  Mexborough  1 Mexborough's Strange Fate Mexborough sustained a heavy defeat...

Lincoln City Reserve  2  Wombwell  2

November 1922
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 09 October 1922 Lincoln City Reserve  2  Wombwell  2 Lincoln City Reserve were only able to effect a draw of 2-2...

Mansfield Town  3   Wombwell  1

27 November 1922
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 27 November 1922 Mexborough's First Home Defeat. Mexborough  0  York City  1 A dull game on a dull day at, Hampden Road,...

York City  2 Wombwell  1

18 December 1922
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 18 December 1922 Mexborough  5  Gainsborough Trinity  0 Gainsborough Trinity cut a weak figure at Hampden Road. Mexborough ran round them,...

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...

Misadventure – Wombwell Man’s Fate – Found On Line

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 26th, 1934 Misadventure Wombwell Man’s Fate Found On Line The discovery of the body of a man lying on the L.M.S. railway near a...

Rural Crafts Hedge – Laying & Trimming – A Decaying Art

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 26th, 1934 Rural Crafts Hedge-Laying & Trimming A Decaying Art Nothing is more agreeable in the eye of a countryman than a well-trimmed hedge,...

Passing of Wombwell Football Club

26 January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 26th, 1934 Passing of Wombwell Football Club The passing of the Wombwell Football Club which, according to a decision taken by the...

Marconigrams – November 07th, 1902

November 1902
Mexborough & Swinton Times November 7, 1902 Marconigrams. A Mexboro' man was removed to Wadsley Asylum a few days ago. No inquests were held on persona killed...

Nelson League – Broomhill  2  Park Hill  3

19 January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 12, 1934 Nelson League Broomhill  2  Park Hill  3 Charlie Allen played a big part in Park Hill's great victory last week end...

Obituary – Owen Pascoe

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th, 1934 Obituary. Owen Pascoe Said to be the youngest Sergeant in the British Army in the early days of the war, Mr....

Canal Fishing – Wombwell & Mexborough – Miners’ Sport Reviving

January 1934
The Times, January 19th, 1934 Canal Fishing New  Stock for Wombwell, Stairfoot and Mexborough Sheffield Association's Aid A Miners' Sport Reviving With monumental patience six or seven anglers stood...

Drank Ammonia – Wombwell Man’s Sudden Impulse – Coroner’s Advice

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th, 1934 Drank Ammonia Wombwell Man’s Sudden Impulse Coroner’s Advice “I hope that anyone else finding a person in similar circumstances will send for...

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...

Sad End – Mexborough Man’s Discovery

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th 1934 Sad End Mexborough Man's Discovery A tragic discovery was made on the L.N E. railway between Wath and Wombwell...

Obitury – Thomas Wood

January 1934
South Yorkshire Times, January 19th 1934 Thomas Wood A stalwart of Methodism for over fifty years, Mr. Thomas Wood (72), 32 Houghton Road, Thurnscoe, died at...

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...

Historical Diary – 12 – December Anniversaries

December 1892
Mexborough and Swinton Times, December 23rd, 1892 Historical Anniversaries December 1              First election Rotherham and Hallamshire divisions ’85 2              Testimonial to W. Ping. Rawmarsh, ’86 3              Mrs. Barker, Mexboro’,...

Historical Diaries – 06 June Anniversaries

December 1892
Mexborough and Swinton Times December 23, 1892 Anniversaries June 1 Prince Imperial killed, Zululand,  ‘79 2 John H. Harland. Hoyland, died ‘85 3 Opening Kilnhurst Parish Church, '85 4 Additional...

Serious Accident at Mexborough

June 1892
Mexborough and Swinton Times Friday, 17 June 1892 Serious Accident at Mexborough We regret to record that Mr Varah Lockwood, a much esteemed Mexborough resident, met...

Inquest at Wombwell

July 1892
Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 01 July 1892 Inquest at Wombwell On Wednesday Mr D Wightman held an inquest at the Prince of Wales Hotel...