The Mexborough Arms
A very old inn bearing the name of Lord Mexborough, located on the 1773 map. Scene of many estate transactions. Closed as a BYB (Bentley’s Yorkshire Brewery) house in 1937.
Closed down after a fire in 2015
This program was first broadcast on BBC’s “Inside Out” program on the 5th of December 2011. It is the story of a painting by a German POW (Arthur Brown) painted at the time of the ending of WW2 whilst freely billeted in Methley Park, just north of the Park Lane, Watergate, Newmarket Lane divide. posted […]