Welcome to the Brierley Village Web site

Pronounced as "bry"-"early"

Introducing the work of Brierley and its people in photographs (Baipip)

Brierley is a small village near Barnsley in South Yorkshire England

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21 Jan 2010 Gary web master Briercliff House
20 Jan 2010 Don Hanson Henry Barlow
19 Nov 2009 Don Hanson The Kenyon's of Brierley
18 Jan 2009 Pauline Wilson The Wilsons from Folly Hall Farm
17 Dec 2008 Laura Hammersley

Information on George Wilson - Postmaster and Saddler


July 2007

Gary Keele

Tunnels in Brierley

15 Feb 2007 Michelle Stephenson The Hoyland family
14 Nov 2006 Mrs Goodhall

Joseph Dymond the astronomer and mathematician

13 Nov 2006 Mike ? Cudworth/Grimethorpe
12 Nov 2006 Gary webmaster Old house on Church Street
11 Nov 2006 Bonnie Padgett  Ackworth Old Hall West Yorkshire
10 Nov 2006 Paul Holland  Surname Holland
8 May 2006 Gareth & Deborah Turner-Broadhead 

Cobblers Well Church Street

7 May 2006 Darren Hopkins

The old police house in Brierley

6 April 2006 Jane Rangeley 

Bothamhall, Yorkshire  

5 March 2006 Paul Hanson Hanson Family
4 March 2006 Christine Holgate Polly Crowther
3 February 2006

Tina Schofield

Needham family Updated March 2006
2 February 2006

Sandy Wade-Grey 

Dymond family
1 January 2006 Gary webmaster Dating a photograph of Barnsley Road