Kiveton & Wales Heritage

This extensive section is dedicated to the documents researched and written by staff and volunteers throughout the course of the Project.

The section has many areas of interest, The History of the Pits is devoted to the impact of the mines, it’s history and how it shaped this community.   There are articles which focuses on the First and Second World Wars and the Boer War.  Other documents provide a fascinating insight into life in the Kiveton and Wales area exploring many different aspects including The Railways, The Chesterfield Canal, Family Histories, Sports and Herbert Chapman plus many more.

We always welcome new articles to add to this ever expanding section so if you have considered writing a piece about Kiveton Park or Wales please get in touch with us.