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  1. Norfolk Street, (Norfolk Row to Surrey Street), 1957 directory.
  2. Salt Mrs. Eva, confectioner, 661 Attercliffe Common. Kelly's dir., published 1957, (also in 1965). Edit:
  3. Sheffield Road, east side, as seen on map. Published 1957.
  4. No listing of 681-683 Attercliffe Common in Kelly's, published 1957.
  5. Was a pub at one time. Garner Geo. Dalton, beerhouse, 683 Attercliffe Common. 1925 Kelly's directory.
  6. Where abouts on Weedon Street or Attercliffe Common? 681-683 Attercliffe Common marked. 1950's map. https://www.old-maps.co.uk/index.html#/Map/435973/387740/13/101329
  7. Saw this on facebook a couple of months ago, apparently it was cleared for bridge inspections by Network Rail.
  8. Link not working? More detailed information about these events, direct links or contacts required please!
  9. One of the photos, extracted from the document.
  10. Just seen an interesting post on on sheffieldforum.co.uk, which includes 'this link' to download a pdf document, that describes (with photos) the experiment carried out during "October 1972".
  11. I think it is more likely made to resemble maple seeds, which do have culinary uses.
  12. To remind people that things have and do happen in Sheffield. I doubt the site owner will be complaininig that they are taking up server space.
  13. Sheffield Fayre Monday, August 26th. 10.30am - 5pm. Norfolk Heritage Park, Guildford Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 2PL. Horticulture Show and Craft Tent The RSPCA Fun Dog Show National Fairground Archive Exhibits Birds of Prey Displays Board Games Corner Sheffield Kite Flyers – Kite and Boarding Demos Maypole Workshop Family Fun Fair and Bungee Trampolines Excellent Food, Trade and Exhibitor Stands Kids Crafts and lots of fun activities and more…… https://www.theoutdoorcity.co.uk/sheffield-city-life/events/sheffield-fayre-p1038801
  14. https://www.sheffieldhistory.co.uk/forums/topic/4008-os-maps-of-sheffield-and-district-1950s-over-300-of-them/?do=findComment&comment=22435
  15. "Housing awaiting demolition on Walker Street" (1937). http://www.picturesheffield.com/s20263 Map, circa 1903.
  16. 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.
  17. Embassy Court flats, built in the mid 1930's. http://www.picturesheffield.com/;s26150
  18. 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).
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