Walkley Sheff

Collection by John Roberts

John Roberts
Walkley Life 1960s - 1970s South Yorkshire, Yorkshire England, Sources Of Iron, Sheffield Wednesday, Derbyshire, Old Photos, Portland, Schools, Rome

Walkley Life 1960s - 1970s

Photos of Walkley, Sheffield, UK, during the 1970s. Streets, shops. schools, parks.

124_Bole_Hill_Road_tobacconists_1930s-40s_David_Lewis_photo (6) Sheffield Wednesday, Barnsley, Local History, Coventry, Yorkshire, 1930s, To Go, David, Retail

Bolehill Road Tobacconist

David Lewis has kindly sent these two photographs of his grandfather’s tobacconists on Bole Hill Road. My grandad Harry P Lewis was a football referee in the early 1900s who went on to manage…

Walkley Life 1940s - 1950s My Town, Sheffield, Yorkshire, Portland, 1940s, Centre, Photos, Pictures, Community

Walkley Life 1940s - 1950s

Explore this photo album by Walkley History on Flickr!

44 Snapshots of Sheffield In The - Flashbak Industrial Architecture, Teaching Aids, Sheffield, Pinterest Marketing, Social Media Marketing, 1970s, Writing Inspiration, Medium, Shops

44 Snapshots of Sheffield In The 1970s - Flashbak

These snapshots of Sheffield in the 1970s were used as teaching aids by JR ‘Jimmy’ James, Professor of Town and Regional Planning at Sheffield University. He held the post for several years before his untimely death in 1980. Prior to that he was the Chief Planner at the Ministry of Housing and Local Government. … Continue reading "44 Snapshots of Sheffield In The 1970s"

The Somme and Sheffield Sources Of Iron, Battle Of The Somme, Industrial Development, Sheffield City, My Family History, City Council, Derbyshire, Fulton, Yorkshire

The Somme and Sheffield

The Sheffield Pals were one of the first battalions ‘over the top’ on the morning of the 1st July, 1916 – the first day of the Battle of the Somme. On Saturday 24th June, the Brit…