Listen to Joe he was born in Sheffield

Sheffield

My home town. Sadly, or maybe for the better, the old district of Pitsmoor no longer exists as I knew it growing up. The above photo is the street I grew up on. The street sign is new-- the post box is the original one.

My home town. Sadly, or maybe for the better, the old district of Pitsmoor no longer exists as I knew it growing up. The above photo is the street I grew up on. The street sign is new-- the post box is the original one.

 
 

It all started right here..........

Sheffield, England. Situated on the River Don in S Yorkshire, this city is famous for its steel alloys, cutlery, forging and some really good bands and a famous person or two. The name Sheffield is derived from the River Sheaf which runs through the city. Known as the Steel City it developed the steel crucible and stainless steel during the 19th century.

People love to queue. If they see a queue they will join no matter what the line is for.

People love to queue. If they see a queue they will join no matter what the line is for.

 
One winter on Fargate.

One winter on Fargate.

My son Tristan with my brother David circa 2004. Click here to see video.

My son Tristan with my brother David circa 2004. Click here to see video.

Tristan on the site of my birthplace. It used to be terraced houses.

Tristan on the site of my birthplace. It used to be terraced houses.

Sheffield Dam

Sheffield Dam

City Hall

City Hall

A proud icon of Sheffield ingenuity. Henderson's relish is like no other. It can be bought on line if you google it.

A proud icon of Sheffield ingenuity. Henderson's relish is like no other. It can be bought on line if you google it.

The famous Fish Market is no more.

The famous Fish Market is no more.

Dinner at the Dunnes. More to show and say about these wonderful friends. I may do a whole page on the history I have with Pam and Ian et al.

Dinner at the Dunnes. More to show and say about these wonderful friends. I may do a whole page on the history I have with Pam and Ian et al.

The Corner Pin- pic taken circa 1975 -- the pub is still open to this day.

The Corner Pin- pic taken circa 1975 -- the pub is still open to this day.

Our backyard in Sheffield

Our backyard in Sheffield

These guys are drinking out of paper cups!

These guys are drinking out of paper cups!

Dinner at the Dunnes

Dinner at the Dunnes

Can't say enough about this guy. He was a sweetheart of a man. A good Sheffielder.Had drinks with him twice in my life. What an honor. There is a documentary of him on Netflix be sure to watch it.

Can't say enough about this guy. He was a sweetheart of a man. A good Sheffielder.Had drinks with him twice in my life. What an honor. There is a documentary of him on Netflix be sure to watch it.