Countryside Gallery

No rugged mountains or major forestry here, however given the space and the dispersed character of the village there is any amount of subject matter for even the average camerati. … Continue Reading →

Environment

The war against fly tippers continues, this is waste material delivered outside of the hours of daylight and can be the product of an individual but on examination is most … Continue Reading →

Jane Tomlinson Charity Runs

Some selected pictures of fund raisers taking part of recent years on the Methley canal course. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”38″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″ show_all_in_lightbox=”0″ use_imagebrowser_effect=”0″ show_slideshow_link=”1″ … Continue Reading →

Football Teams

Surprisingly not many photos of football teams.   Good to see the fit octogenarians John Bird and Granville Tinker on the Methley United c1956 photo. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”37″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ … Continue Reading →

Angling

   I was initially astounded to find out how many fishing lets/sites there are in Methley and as you could write what I know about angling on a pinhead in … Continue Reading →

Schools and Classmates

Fortunately there are lots of class and team pictures to select from and I hope to interchange these from time to time. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”35″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ … Continue Reading →

Maps over the Years

There are plenty of maps available in both Castleford and Rothwell libraries, these are mostly large scale plans and maps from the local authority and the coal mining industry.   … Continue Reading →

Savile Pit Reunion 28th Dec 2012

Closure in 1985 has brought about a number of get togethers.   This time the meet was in the Commercial Hotel.   [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”33″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ … Continue Reading →

Canal Locks Gallery

Transfer through the locks has now been significantly reduced (1980 – 2016) following cessation of coal mining operations and re-routing of the sand and gravel barges.   Added to this … Continue Reading →