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  1. There were loads of these old street lights on Lound Road off Handsworth Road. All removed just recently to be replaced by the led ones.
  2. Seems like only yesterday when it was there.
  3. Hi and welcome back. Seems like only yesterday.
  4. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-derbyshire-50157693
  5. Was there a particular reason why the stone cobbles were layed at an angle so to say? I love coming across stone cobbled streets, makes me think about what once was.
  6. www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/nick-clegg-backs-victorian-society-call-for-return-of-crimea-monument-in-sheffield-10479118.html%3Famp
  7. BBC News - Postcards showing Sheffield's history to be sold at auction https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-49609097
  8. Martin Jenkinson: Industrial strife and Sheffield life captured - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-47133036
  9. Gamal

    Carbrook Hall

    BBC News - Sheffield's Carbrook Hall to become Starbucks drive-thru http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-46426613
  10. Aren't all those houses student accommodation now?
  11. The end of this youtube video there's a glimpse of the Goodwin fountain. Apologies if it's been shared before.
  12. If it looked anything like 1885 I'd visit town more often.
  13. Looking at it now you wouldn't think it's the same place.