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The village of Upton is small ex mining community situated in South Yorkshire, approximately six miles south east of Pontefract. Greyhound Racing is known to have taken place during the latter years of the 1930’s on a site situated at the rear of The Greenfield Hotel. Entrances to the venue was along Waggon Lane and Green Lane, and it is thought that facilities at the venue was minimal. Virtually nothing is known how it operated but it is thought the venue became redundant prior to the declaration of The Second World War. Houses on Greenacre Road now occupies the six acre site were the track once lay, with the site of the old Greenfield Hotel now pinpointed by a modern Co-operative store.

This local press cutting is dated July 12th 1935, confirms the location of the venue.