The Steel City Collection

Sheffield Historical Images

John Clarke & Son  (1848-1983 )

 Kelham Island Sheffield

Images Shot  on the 25th of March 1980  


These images have been produced from a set of negatives which where recently re-discovered in the archives of Bellwood Photography. they where all shot on a single day at  John Clarkes factory on Mulberry Street Kelham Island, Sheffield. Not only have the scanned negatives revealed the working conditions and skill of the craftsmen and women, but also the beautiful quality that is possible with a roll of film and a camera in the right hands.

Photographer       Mike Bellwood ARPS

Camera               Hasselblad 500CM Medium Format.

Film                    Ilford HP5

Lighting               Mainly Natural

These images can be purchased at our  on-line store or selected outlets

The Famous Sheffield Shop 475 Ecclesall Road Sheffield S11 8PP

Kelham Flea Neepsend Lane, Sheffield S3 8AU

Bellwood Photography Ltd    

39 Rodney Hill Sheffield S6 6SG

 07802 429956

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