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Guest JackD

Springfield county school,in broomspring lane.

Left July 1953

Do'nt know if it's still standing.

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Springfield county school,in broomspring lane.

Left July 1953

Do'nt know if it's still standing.

It's still there Jack, though the area around has changed a lot.

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I went to :

Owler Lane Infants 1949 - 1952

Grimesthorpe Juniors 1952-1955

Hucklow Rd Secondary 1955-1956

Hinde House Sec Modern, Sept 1956 ( thats the first day it opened) -1960.

It was quite exciting going to a brand new school in 1956.

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i lived at no 1 Newton Terrace at the side of

St Bartholomews church.top of Carbrook st.

so i I went to Carbrook infants and Junior Attercliffe Common

from 1960

then Hatfield House lane till leaving in 1969 at age 15.

Wish i was that age and back there now in that time era.

and know what i know now.. lol

chez

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Guest TexxUK

Handsworth Infant School 1959 - 1961. Headmistress Miss Meredith. Lovely lady!

Now demolished (the school, not Miss Meredith).

Athelstan Juniors 1961 - 1965. Headmaster Mr. Turner. Nice bloke.

The school is still there, I think.

Hinde House Comprehensive 1965 - 1969. Headmaster Mr. Edwards. There's plenty of info on him on Sheffield Forum.

Hinde House has been demolished and rebuilt since my time.

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What school did you go to ?

What year did you leave ?

What changes have there been to your school since you left ?

St Mary's, South Road, Walkley then Parkside Road, Hillsborough till 1971

then Chaucer, leaving in 1980, then University of Newcastle upon Tyne 1981-84 - been stuck here ever since.

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Bradfield

left in 1983

still there and by all accounts has good reputation

bloody long walk home mind you..bet thats still the case..! ;-)

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Went to St Maries on the corner of Edmund Rd ( I think thats where it was), Its been demolished these many years now though. I wonder if any one else remembers it. The headmistress was a nun, Sister Mary Dennis, and there were several other nuns who taught there as well. I wonder if anyone has any pictures (crosses fingers). Well I can always hope!! :):)

Hi Carlie167.

I went to St Maries from 51 to 54.Then on to St Catherines Pitsmoor.After that ,to De La Salle on Scott Rd.Was going to be a priest but all of a sudden found the better things in life, beer and girls.

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Hi Carlie167.

I went to St Maries from 51 to 54.Then on to St Catherines Pitsmoor.After that ,to De La Salle on Scott Rd.Was going to be a priest but all of a sudden found the better things in life, beer and girls.

Hi Carlie67 & PoppyChristina,

A little bit of the history of St Maries for you. My dad went to De La Salle in the 1950s and has some painful memories!

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Left Meynell School 1979 and went up to Chaucer. Left Chaucer in 1983 but now it's changed since I left.

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Hi Carlie67 & PoppyChristina,

A little bit of the history of St Maries for you. My dad went to De La Salle in the 1950s and has some painful memories!

Thanks for the info, Dunsbyowl.We lived on Sheaf Gardens and used to play in "the bombed school yard". Never knew that it was St Maries.

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Hi Carlie167.

I went to St Maries from 51 to 54.Then on to St Catherines Pitsmoor.After that ,to De La Salle on Scott Rd.Was going to be a priest but all of a sudden found the better things in life, beer and girls.

I was there from 54 (I think!!) to 59, then moved to Hackenthorpe and St John Fisher. Thank you Dunsbyowl for the information, I enjoyed reading about the old place, but I didnt know there had been a fire there, sad really :(

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Guest shely

Hi to all I went to park hill primary left 1973/4 and went to Norfolk school left left 1978/79 Great schools both of them

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Guest tommo

St Wilfrids (in Meersbrook Vestry Hall) 1948 - 1954

Notre Dame 1954 - 1959

I left Sheffield in 1964.

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Broomhill Infants

Nether Green

King Edward VII

Lower school at king Teds now demolished and rebuilt others still exist.

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I went to De La Salle Scott Road, left in 1972. I believe its a housing estate now. Anyway our football pitch overlooked the cemetry and whenever the ball was kicked over the wall I always volunteered to fetch it cos I could run and jump back to the top of the wall.

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Guest eightbelow

Earl Marshal, left in 83. They may have added teachers now as it was anarchy in the UK back then.

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Guest wayneybabes

What school did you go to ?

norfolk comprehensive

What year did you leave ?

1990

What changes have there been to your school since you left ?

demolished

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What school did you go to ?

What year did you leave ?

What changes have there been to your school since you left ?

Hi to all,

I went to St Charles in Attercliffe then up to De La Salle on Scott Rd in 1953 leaving in 58.

Mixed memories of the place-,some good, some awful-couldn`t wait to leave.

Now demolished and a housing estate I believe.

"Keep on Rockin`"

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