This series consists of records created by Wakefield Borough Industrial Co-operative Society including reports and balance sheets.
Wakefield Borough Industrial Co-operative Society
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- ReferenceGB 1499 NCRS/2/44
- Dates of Creation30 Jun 1889- 30 Jun 1962
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 volume, 7 Items
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Wakefield Borough Industrial Co-operative Society was formed in 1867. By 1957 the Society had 12,615 members and branches at; Abrigg Road, Sandal; 187 Alverthorpe Road, New Scarboro'; Denby Dale Road; 130 Doncaster Road, Belle Vue; 145,147 Kirkgate; 52 Leeds Road, Newton Bar; 324 Leeds Road, Newton Hill; Moxon Street, Outwood; Newmillerdam; Portobello Road, Eastmoor; 47 Thornes Lane; 44 York Street; 69 High Street, Crofton; Green Lane, Featherstone; Drury Lane, Altofts, Normanton; Market Street, Normanton; Wakefield Road, Woodhouse, Normanton; Weeland Road, Sharlston Common; 150 Aberford Road, Stanley; Long Causeway, Stanley; 29 School Lane, Walton and School Lane, Wrenthorpe. In 1963 the Society tranferred to Barnsley British Co-operative Society which in turn transferred its engagments to the Co-operative Retail Services in 1971.