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  1. https://www.sheffieldhistory.co.uk/forums/topic/4008-os-maps-of-sheffield-and-district-1950s-over-300-of-them/?do=findComment&comment=22435
  2. "Housing awaiting demolition on Walker Street" (1937). http://www.picturesheffield.com/s20263 Map, circa 1903.
  3. Sorry Voldy just seen your comment, RichardB purchased the OS maps as a batch from an ebay seller, I do not know any other source where individual maps could be bought.
  4. Embassy Court flats, built in the mid 1930's. http://www.picturesheffield.com/;s26150
  5. Kelly's directory, published 1925. Simmonett Walter, plumber, 43 Sitwell Road, (Sharrow). Simmonett Walter, plumber, 14 Ellin Street, (Town, Moorfoot area). Simmonett Arnold, (junior), plumber, 24 Rushdale Avenue, (Meersbrook). Simmonett Walter Ernest, (junior) plumber, 26 Murray Road, (Greystones). White's directory, published 1911. Simmonett Walter, plumber, house: 37 Sitwell Road, (Sharrow). Simmonett Walter, plumber, Hermitage Lane, (Town, Moorfoot area). Simmonett Walter Ernest, (junior) plumber, 26 Murray Road, (Greystones). White's, published 1905. Simmonett Walter (junior), plumber, 37 Sitwell Road, (Sharrow).
  6. https://goo.gl/maps/PJM3bKwVJ8dVTEnC6
  7. Extracts from The Tour Of The Don, Vol.1, originaly published in the Sheffield Mercury in the year 1836. https://archive.org/details/tourdonextempor00rivegoog/page/n7
  8. Note the spelling on maps 'Beely'. Side by side map, https://maps.nls.uk/geo/explore/side-by-side/#zoom=
  9. Some history here, refers mainly to coppicing (PDF). Woodland Heritage Manual - 2008. https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=17&ved=2ahUKEwjirN70mPXjAhXhThUIHTftBU8QFjAQegQIBxAC&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.iufro.org%2Fdownload%2Ffile%2F5998%2F4744%2F60702-woodland-heritage08-c_pdf%2F&usg=AOvVaw3ozyhsxqPveX98YYU4BZ8E
  10. Was in Town today, so spent some time looking at the stones around the Cathedral, did not come across Martha Pass, but I did notice that a few of the stones were partialy grassed over.
  11. Sheffield Carnival, Free Multicultural Family Event. Saturday 17th of August, 2019 Norfolk Heritage Park, Guildford Avenue, Sheffield S2 2PL 12:00-8:00pm. https://www.sheffieldcarnival.org/
  12. Lowedges Festival on Sunday 11th August 2019, 12noon-5pm. free entry Greenhill Park Sheffield. THIS IS A HUGE REGGAE EVENT BANDS INC: IRIE WHITE TOP REGGAE SINGER PJS TOP REGGAE SKA LOCAL BAND ABELWELL FOUNDATION TOURED WITH THE WAILORS IN GAMBIA AND JAMACA HEADLINE THE FAMOUS MACKA B AND BAND ALSO CLASSIC CARS/BIKES RE-ENACTMENT DOG SHOW STALLS INC HOTFOOD WANTED DANCE ARENA DONKEYS SOME FUNFAIR RIDES FREE MANY SUBSIDISED HUGE CROWDS,DISABLED PARKING FREE ON SITE PLUS FREE ENTRY Music Genres: Reggae. https://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Sheffield/Greenhill-Park-Sheffield/lowedges-festival-sun-aug-11th-12noon-5pm-free-entry/13540939/
  13. https://www.morningadvertiser.co.uk/Article/2019/07/29/Licensee-shares-advice-after-challenging-free-of-tie-battle
  14. Picture sheffield image links - http://www.picturesheffield.com/search&keywords=Keywords Fairthorne_Lodge Map showing both Fairthorn Lodge and "Fairthorn Green/Fairthorn Farm". Revised: 1914, Published: 1924. https://maps.nls.uk/view/101600175
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