Explore the history of Eldon Street through our archives. We hold many plans and photos of Barnsley buildings. This collection showcases some of the historic buildings we have researched for the Eldon Street High Street Heritage Action Zone (HSHAZ)
Remembering the Barnsley British Co-Operative Society. This National Lottery Heritage Fund project enabled us to research and exhibit the story of a much-loved local business which was at the heart of our communities
The title of the project refers to words uttered by Methodist Church founder John Wesley in the 18th century during a visit to Barnsley. This project opens up and makes accessible over 300 years’ worth of nonconformist archives for the first time.