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  1. Cherry Tree Yard , 178 Gibralter Street to Russell Street
  2. I'd go with that, Fowler street and surroundings are on there, I do have the map /street guide but it's 36 scans long, first page,
  3. Whilst on the subject of maps, don't know the year,
  4. I feel like i'm fixin to die, --probably were if you were in the queue for the bar. https://www.songfacts.com/facts/country-joe-the-fish/i-feel-like-im-fixin-to-die-rag
  5. Maybe, Rhoda Champion 1895 her mothers maiden name Annis Beal her father Charles Henry Champion 1866 his father Isaac Champion 1831 to Ann Selwood and Henry, Isaac moved from Pitsmoor Sheffield to Stocksbridge.
  6. Certainly seems to match up.
  7. Also had a son Steven he was on posh pawn at one time.
  8. Correct junction of Bedford Street and Penistone Road, Weeds shop next door.
  9. William Stones Ltd, registered on The Stock Exchange 31 July 1895.
  10. Talbot Hoyle Street Albert and Sheila Crown Neepsend Arnie and Kitty Neepsend Tavern Joe and Alice
  11. No idea on the age of the map no date shown in the date box it was 1970's when we did the work at Meynell we took the small buildings down. It measures roughly 3ft by 4ft rather fragile but still readable.
  12. I have a map of Parson Cross taken from when we demolished part of Meynell School, bit battered and torn, it was from the dept of planning and design, scale of 1:2500 and shows house numbers.
  13. Burials for James and wife Hannah are on Sheffield Indexers http://www.sheffieldindexers.com/
  14. I seem to remember this as the Sportsmans bar before it became the Merrie England, so it looks like it's reverting back.
  15. We flattened the housing either side.
  16. Anderson shelters were thicker steel than modern sheeting.
  17. Some information for Bown here, http://www.sheffieldindexers.com/
  18. I remember Heppenstall Metals, the late Fred Pass used to work there, now looks to be Sterling
  19. This one is 1913, price ninepence, by Chas. H. CHANDLER, don't know how often they came out, this one is a bit tired but interesting.
  20. The ( monkey ) Victoria Hotel was on the corner of Parkwood Road.
  21. there are two pics of prefabs on, http://www.picturesheffield.com/frontend.php?keywords=Ref_No_increment;EQUALS;s12657&action=zoom&pos=1&id=15568&continueUrl=