1950

Ground Committee of Messrs, Keighley, Pritchard and Riddiough formed to search for a suitable ground

1950

Site for ground proving problematical after having looked at, or made enquiries Methley Welfare, Hightown, Lock Lane (dog track) and Whitwood, a part filled in quarry south of High Oxford Street, sites at the Town Tailors and sites off Barnes Road, Airedale High School, Lumley Street and a strip of land at Whitwood belonging to Mexborough Estates and leased to the NCB.