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  1. Charles Laughton, Jessie Mathews Robert Montgomery, Ann Grey Edward G Robinson, Janette Macdonald
  2. Clark Gable, Ann Harding Douglas Fairbanks, Gary Cooper Jean Harlow, Marlene Dietrich
  3. l understood this was going to be incorporated with the Parkway fly over looks a better site to me. skeets
  4. Yes that was the LANDSDOWNE Skeets
  5. tsavo do you remember JESSIE MATHEWS ,WAS SHE NOT SHEFFIELD BORN, l THOUGHT SHE WAS, MY BOOK SAYS LONDON
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    From the album: my paintings

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    From the album: my paintings

  8. The Arches were steam cleaned and some repair work done about 35/40 years ago, and they did look very good, but now ,with the clean air in force, its time to do them again , skeets
  9. same question to this bottle
  10. HI ex cavator l have the same question re; an old bottle with a ship inside it do you collect bottles as a hobby, heres mine [i hope]
  11. A very interesting post Dave,l lived a stones throw from here just up Norton Ave, but you have told me much more than l knew existed there, Cheers Skeets.
  12. Faulkland Rd, 1st right up Ringinlow Rd /..NICE HOUSE looks like THE MOUNT Broomhill Skeets
  13. Faulkirk Rd, 1st right up Ringinlow Rd . Skeets.
  14. l don't know how he got round, the big basket was very heavy, l remember my mum trying to lift it, and could'nt. Also around this era nearly everyone applied donkey stone to their steps, usually every day not necessary but it was a good way to have a natter with the passerbyes, same with cleaning the windows, no window cleaner for my mum, she would lift up the bottom sash and sit on the sill, pulling the sash down on to her knees . Skeets.
  15. ls the picture of the old Union Grinding Wheel premises
  16. any where the old market skeets
  17. HI Vox l was just going to say theres somethig strange her cos l lived near there for 40 years and never saw a police box there skeets
  18. 2 MORE BROOMHILL AND ALL SAINTS CofE
  19. SteveHB this building was originally the ROTHERHAM HOUSE HOTEL Skeets
  20. There was a time just before the end of the war, and a few years later, when Wards Beer had a SMELL, albeit an offensive one, also a slight vinegary taste , this seemed to coincide toWARDS the end of a barrel,it greatly improved in later years, possibly it may have been something to do with changing over to stainless vats,and a new brewer. ls there any one else recalls those times, or heard their dads talk about this perhaps. skeets.
  21. HI Stuart l have been served from one of these,over 60 years ago .think it was 1 /3 then it was at Ella Rr Pitsmoor
  22. l would hazard a guess, at an alley, that ran from Fargate to Church st, before it was widened ,some where between COLES CORNER and Orchard St possibly dissapeared under the new Cutlers Hall . skeets
  23. RichardB The only houses l can recall like the the ones on the left was on Champs Hill it ran from Nursery st up to Pitsmoor I HAVE A DOUBT RE; THE ACTUAL NAME BUT IT ALWAYS WENT UNDERTHIS NAME SKEETS excuse caps
  24. I Have a first edition of 1933 " PICTUREGOER'S WHO'S WHO AND ENCYCLOPEDIA" in fairly good condition; any advice on selling ? SKEETS
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