As part of the hamlet’s golden celebrations this year we will be diving into the photo archives and bringing the past to life again once more.
Who can you spot having fun dressing up and learning about the city’s great industrial heritage in these snaps that go back to 1996 to the mid 00s?
Read More... 5. Millennium event
South Yorks Church schools put on a Millennium event at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamle and pupils from The Ellis school and Hemmingfield, sing their hymns
Photo: S.HASTINGS STAFF
6. Dressing up day
Pictured at the Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in 1999, where children dressed for the opening day. Seen LtoR are, Sany Tse 10, Paula Bridge a Freelance Educator, Catherine Black 10, and Amy Sutton 10
7. Draw your swords
From l/r: Carla Ribeiro, Jenny Day and Rebecca Grainger of Triskele Sword 'Rapper Sword' Dancers at the 'Living History Day' at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in 2004
Photo: Roger Nadal
8. Washing in the dolly
Pupils from Emmanuel Junior school, Waterthorpe, were seen doing the washing the old fashion way in a dolly tub in 1999. Girls LtoR are, Jennifer Brokholme, Emma Humphries, Lucy Archbould, and Kimberley Jones.