VIDEO: Watch rarely seen 1933 public information film about Sheffield

High Street in Sheffield, 1933
High Street in Sheffield, 1933
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British Pathe has released a rarely seen public information film about Sheffield made in 1933.

Entitled 'Famous Cities of Britain No. 7' the film features a voiceover from the then Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Alderman Ernest Wilson, and shows a Sheffield a world away from the city we live in today.

The footage includes scenes of the Peak District, city centre, Town Hall, double decker vintage trams, and a bustling High Street.

There is also footage of the Sheffield's world famous steelworks as well as cutlery production.

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