Station Road - Church Road
Kingsway, along with it's own streets of Queens Crescent, Duke Street and Lord Street, and with the original Stanley Gardens was buit in the 1920's to provide housing for the new mining industry. It was at this time that Stainforth saw a major influx of immigrants from the troubled coal fields of the Durham area.



For many years this shop, now a pet shop, was a corner grocers calledWhittaker's.

Church Road
Looking toward the library


Atkinson's Bakery - one of Stainforth's oldest businesses.
During the miner's strike of '84-'85 Mr Atkinson was kind enough to donate his bread to the miners of Stainforth.

Church Road - Oldfield Lane
Kingsway - Oldfield
Station Road - Emerson Avenue

Stanley Gardens.


"Stainforth Travel" now occupies the premises which for many years were a toy shop / shoe shop and cobblers.

Station Road - Church Road