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Construction of Castle Square (hole in the road), Sheffield, 1967

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Construction of Castle Square (hole in the road), Sheffield, 1967

From an original at Sheffield Libraries: s44300

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Construction of Castle Square (hole in the road), Sheffield, 1967 - A Glimpse into the City's Ever-Evolving Landscape

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. This print from Sheffield City Archives takes us back to a defining moment in the city's history - the construction of Castle Square and its infamous 'hole in the road' during 1967. The image captures an era of transformation and progress as Sheffield embraced urban development. The photograph showcases a bustling scene with workers diligently toiling away amidst towering cranes and heavy machinery. It offers a glimpse into the sheer scale of this ambitious project that aimed to reshape Castle Square into a modern transportation hub for Yorkshire's vibrant capital. As we observe this historical snapshot, it becomes evident how much has changed over time. The once-familiar streetscape is now replaced by sleek architecture and contemporary infrastructure, making this image all the more precious. It serves as a reminder of our city's resilience and adaptability throughout decades of growth. Sheffield Libraries have preserved this original print meticulously, allowing us to appreciate not only its aesthetic value but also its historical significance. This particular piece stands as a testament to their dedication towards safeguarding our collective memory. Let us cherish this remarkable visual record that encapsulates both nostalgia for what was lost and excitement for what lies ahead. As we reflect upon "Construction of Castle Square (hole in the road), Sheffield, 1967" we are reminded that change is inevitable, yet it is through these transformative moments that cities like Sheffield

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