Road Transport

Savile Transport operated out of the yard subsequently used by Morrison Contractors and now private housing where the old police station was sited. The business went bankrupt in about 1967 … Continue Reading →

Farming Gallery

Traditionally a farming area with the fertile soil created from the two rivers.      The land at Methley was worked by tenant farmers rented from the Earl of Mexborough … Continue Reading →


Little change would be evident to the rivers Aire and Calder from the iron age to the advent of the Romans.   Perhaps both rivers would have been smaller and more … Continue Reading →