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Very true about Burton Street and it's only recently that they repainted the room (damn - should have got there earlier with my camera !) into one colour

Interesting about the bit about the lads jumping over the hedges and climbing into the house - we'd not known that one..

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Supermarket Scene

ASDA Supermarket

Orgreave Way

Sheffield

Supermarket Scene

ASDA Supermarket

Orgreave Way

Sheffield

Supermarket Scene

ASDA Supermarket

Orgreave Way

Sheffield

Of which is no longer standing as it has been demolished and the sloped car park levelled off to create more industrial premises

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SCENE:

STEELWORKS BRASS BAND WALKING

Unless I am very very much mistaken that scene was shot where I walked (with many others) every day of my life for a few years during the 1970's.

It is/was the yard at Sanderson Kaysers on Newhall Road, Attercliffe

I have seen the movie a few times and each time I am more convinced, unfotunatly I have lost touch with all my old work colleagues, so have no way of confirming it - but I am really sure thats where it is

You are bang on. I worked there in the very shop from the first scene back in 1993. The forge had a bigger 3 ton hammer, which is not in shot, and a range of other hammers...culminating in a single leg Massey type. Beyond that was the old high-frequency melt shop, which was closed by 1993 and had been relocated to Darnall works. I remember the first time I saw the film, and I thought to myself "I know that forge". When I was there in 93 they were busier than busy, but by 1996 GEI (then owners) decided to sell, after making losses, and Timken-Latrobe bought them, and promptly closed the forge, sheet mills, rod mills, saw shop, and the melting facilities at Darnall (arc furnace & high frequency). They simply used the plant to sell their own steel, and a 200 year old steelmaking dynasty became a shop for American steels.

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You are bang on. I worked there in the very shop from the first scene back in 1993. The forge had a bigger 3 ton hammer, which is not in shot, and a range of other hammers...culminating in a single leg Massey type. Beyond that was the old high-frequency melt shop, which was closed by 1993 and had been relocated to Darnall works. I remember the first time I saw the film, and I thought to myself "I know that forge". When I was there in 93 they were busier than busy, but by 1996 GEI (then owners) decided to sell, after making losses, and Timken-Latrobe bought them, and promptly closed the forge, sheet mills, rod mills, saw shop, and the melting facilities at Darnall (arc furnace & high frequency). They simply used the plant to sell their own steel, and a 200 year old steelmaking dynasty became a shop for American steels.

Thanks for the confirmation mate -I was fairly convinced it was S&K but never had it confirmed up to now - and thanks for letting me know what happened to the place - I was there from 74 - 79 - I worked both at Newhall Road and for a short time up at Darnall Works - that was a bloody impressive place to be when they tapped the steel - or when the wire in the wire shop being pulled/rolled missed one of the guides and ended up snaking round the shop floor - men runnning in all directions so you didnt get your ankles burned.

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The jogging ones Mount Road, the pics with the cars on are Mount Road and the ones with no cars Pickering Road.

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Thanks for the confirmation mate -I was fairly convinced it was S&K but never had it confirmed up to now - and thanks for letting me know what happened to the place - I was there from 74 - 79 - I worked both at Newhall Road and for a short time up at Darnall Works - that was a bloody impressive place to be when they tapped the steel - or when the wire in the wire shop being pulled/rolled missed one of the guides and ended up snaking round the shop floor - men runnning in all directions so you didnt get your ankles burned.

It was indeed Sanderson Kaysers Factory but it is now Mayflower Technology and has been since 1998.

I work there now.

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the one with the pub as they are walkin over the hill is at the back of council depot on shirland lane

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Thanks mate

You have no idea how long it took us to sniff that one out...

About 3 months !

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the notice board is not winckobank its effingham rd.....its the only gas holder...at the time of filming....that was painted blue an grey

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The shot of the telephone box with a weird domed building is taken from the junction of Heeley Bank Road / Olive Grove Road...

Very roughly as I have not lived in Sheffield for 20 years and memory isn't as good as it was.

That is the council road grid storage / loading place.

This is exactly where this shot was taken. It is near Olive Grove Road and Bus Depot. You also pass it on the train, just on your way into Sheffield, from a westerly direction.

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I started school at Langsett school on Burton street...and used to walk up that very road trying not to step on the cracks in the pavement. This was in the late 60's and it looks exactly the same on those pictures. Of course back then there were hundreds of little terraced houses all around that area. They were knocking them down while I was growing up....and they knocked ours down when I was about 10 or 11.

Those communities were fantastic though.

I didn't like the film.

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this is a fabulous website! i'm a tourist from Romania, just visiting Sheffield these days. a friend that lives here has taken me to see all the important locations. i've taken some pictures up on the grassy hill (the keep fit scene with the footie) and i'll try to build a 360 panorama and maybe you can add it to the website!

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great! i'm glad that i can help the montymania website!

i went to see geralds house today and it's undergoing refurbishment. i managed to take a great picture that i'm gonna give to ya as soon as i get home (to romania) and download them to my computer. that's when i'm gonna do the panorama too. if people would send you their pictures we could see how those places changed over time. mine are from today and the day before yesterday. i haven't gone to all of the locations, just those that are important to me.

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great! i'm glad that i can help the montymania website!

i went to see geralds house today and it's undergoing refurbishment. i managed to take a great picture that i'm gonna give to ya as soon as i get home (to romania) and download them to my computer. that's when i'm gonna do the panorama too. if people would send you their pictures we could see how those places changed over time. mine are from today and the day before yesterday. i haven't gone to all of the locations, just those that are important to me.

Wow, looking forward to seeing your pictures. And Welcome and Thank You lol

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That would be fantastic !!!

If you do it - email it to admin@sheffieldhistory.co.uk and we'll add it to both this site and http://www.montymania.co.uk

I could do a 360 of my waistline, with panoramic shots of my SheffieldHistoryless T-shirt if you like lol

I'm not sure its a collection anyone would be keen to view mind you, lets stick with the "Monty" style photos, eh ?

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I could do a 360 of my waistline, with panoramic shots of my SheffieldHistoryless T-shirt if you like lol

I'm not sure its a collection anyone would be keen to view mind you, lets stick with the "Monty" style photos, eh ?

well, i'll just do it anyway, he doesn't have to place it on the website. it looked interesting to me. i will send him the photos and he can choose what he wants to put online ;)

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Lived in the USA since 83 from Chapeltown never been able to afford to go home but The Full Monty brought me to tears of Laughter when I saw it and still does today.

David Cooke

A Brit in the USA

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The shot with the phone box in the middle, a shop on the left, and a igloo on the right is I believe Heeley Bank Road.

The shot taken from the corner of the bus depot on Charlotte Road .

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The shot with the phone box in the middle, a shop on the left, and a igloo on the right is I believe Heeley Bank Road.

The shot taken from the corner of the bus depot on Charlotte Road .

I really DO need to get that shot sorted

I drive past it every morning !

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FULL MONTY OPENING SCENE - The picture of the Old Red Phone Box and the doorway of the shop is on the corner of Heeley Bank Road and Olive Grove Rd, We bought the shop & adjoining house 10 years ago when it was virtually derelict, we then converted the shop into part of the adjoining house. The phone box in the picture was blown up around bonfire night about 7 or 8 years ago and was removed as it was being used for some dodgy dealings. The Dome is the Sheffield Councils salt dome, used to store grit for the roads and the ugly looking metal thing behind the phone box is a cement silo. We are thinking about selling the house next year and are trying to find out the history of it, we know it was built in 1903 and was originally a beer off ( it still has the old barrel-run in the cellar) we would love to find some old photos if anyone has any.

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Awesome - thank you for posting and welcome to the site !!

What's the address of the house you're looking for pics of

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